Re: Debian's new installer
Em Wed, 24 Jan 2001 17:05:00 -0200 (EST)
Luciano Baretta Mandryk <email@example.com> escreveu:
> On Wed, 24 Jan 2001, Paulo Henrique Baptista de Oliveira wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I think that anyone is free to help debian gnu/linux distro and project.
> > I dont know if projects are similars in goals and design ...
> > Debian installer uses a lot debconf and dpkg (things that Conectiva
> >doesnt use. You use linuxconf and rpm :( ). Although Conectiva uses apt-get, it
> >bases in rpm that is thin and bad.
> Well, rpm is linked against only one (ok, two) separate modules of the
> installer, and we don't use (at least not yet) linuxconf in it.
> As we have pm_rpm and pkglist_hdlist, you can have pm_dpkg and pkglist_packages
> or whatever you use :-)
Well, if I'm not wrong, debconf is the base of debian new installer.
If Conectiva used debconf..., it will be ok. I think that it's better to use
mandrake installer or corel/stormix/progeny installer for you.
Thanks again, PH
> > Join the cvs and feel free to checkout the source code and start
> >to hacking.
> > You can join the progeny linux too or stormix. They already have
> >excelent installers!
> > Thanks again.
> > Regards, PH
> Luciano Baretta Mandryk