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Re: autopartkit (Was: d-i udebs up-to-dateness of archive)



* Eduard Bloch <edi@gmx.de> [2002-07-29 14:10]:
> #include <hallo.h>
> Raphael Hertzog wrote on Mon Jul 29, 2002 um 01:17:09PM:
> > > I noticed.  Thanks.  I was going to look into that, but now I do not
> > > have to. :-)
> > 
> > It's not me, but Wartan Hachaturow <wart@debian.org> who did the job. :)
> > 
> > > I'm currently working on support for more file systems, and
> > > reorganizing the source to be able to get a list of planned partitions
> > > before the changes are committed to disk.  I also want to split the
> > > task in two, one program to do the partitioning based on a
> > > configuration file, and one part choosing the profile based on debconf
> > > answers.  I still have lots of it left. :-)
> > 
> > Can you explain in more details what you mean with "choosing the
> > profile" ? 
> 
> Before continuing, could you have a look at
> http://people.debian.org/~blade/di-partitioning.txt ? This are ideas
> collected from today's IRC discussion about prefered design for a
> partitioning tool.

Please also look at Mandrake install. They have done a very nice
partitioning tool, which does a lot of autoconfiguration stuff.
It's written in perl.

CVS is here :
http://cvs.mandrakesoft.com/cgi-bin/cvsweb.cgi/gi/perl-install/diskdrake/
http://cvs.mandrakesoft.com/cgi-bin/cvsweb.cgi/gi/

http://www.linux-mandrake.com/diskdrake/


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