Bug#101642: dbootstrap_settings and proxy
On Thu, Jun 21, 2001 at 07:03:39PM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> Stephen R Marenka wrote:
> > This solution doesn't account for debootstrap's ability to install old
> > distributions such as potato (will be) and slink.
> I have no intention of trying to support installs of achived versions of
> debian in apt-setup and base-config. AJ can do anything he wants to in
> debootstrap, it might even be generally useful to be able to make a
> potato chroot, but I do not see the point of using woody boot floppies
> to install potato or sid.
potato and slink support in debootstrap are as much proof of concept
as anything. They might be useful for people doing backports to those
Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://azure.humbug.org.au/~aj/>
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