Re: debian-installer status
On Tue, Oct 16, 2001 at 03:38:25AM -0400, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> David Kimdon <David_Kimdon@alumni.hmc.edu> writes:
> > Sun, Oct 07, 2001 at 11:27:34AM -0700 wrote:
> > > Mos tof the debian-installer code hasn't been touched for like 7 months
> > > apparently. At least when looking at cvs.debian.org.
> > > Is there anything fresher to work with anywhere ?
> > >
> > that is it, we've all been working on boot-floppies. It would be great
> > to get debian-installer going again, I have dreams of having it an
> > alternative to boot-floppies for advanced users (i.e. users who don't
> > mind if the install fails :-) )
> I must say, I am a little suprised that Joey Hess hasn't been touching
> this at all. I don't see any reason why work on this cannot proceed
> (although I think it shouldn't detract from getting woody out).
I think that's why :)
The last time we let people hack on d-i, boot-floppies suffered pretty
badly. I think Joey is reluctant to pick it up again until b-f
smoothes out a little more.
Daniel Jacobowitz Carnegie Mellon University
MontaVista Software Debian GNU/Linux Developer