Re: redesigning the debian installer
On debian-boot, Joey Hess wrote:
> question. This is the main reason I don't think we can use debconf as
> the UI for the partitioner, which I think is the most UI-demanding part
> of the install.
Incidentally, what facilities currently exist for non-interactive partitioning?
Is there a dedicated tool for this, or should one do
/sbin/fdisk < scripted_responses
and pray? If we can't do pretty arbitrary partitioning in a scriptable
fashion, the non-interactive mass install idea goes down the plughole.