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Re: redesigning the debian installer

> "Second System Effect"? Can you explain that with source? Thanks

The tendency for someone who is designing a 2nd generation system to
want to put everything in and overengineer things.

See _The Mythical Man Month_ by Federick Brooks (ISBN: 0-201-83595-9)

> Where can I find that proposal? I seem to have missed it :(

It's on the debconf mailing list. The archives are at 

Debian Developer <tausq@debian.org>

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