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Re: [d-i] Install floppy

Tollef Fog Heen wrote:                                                        ,''`.

| kernel, net modules, initrd with busybox, uClibc
| When the source is setup (cdrom, eth, hd)
| download into the initrd:

> you still need anna, main-menu, libdebian-installer, a retriever,
> most likely libdiscover.  Using uClibc sounds interesting, but
> personally, I don't have time for that yet.  Please investigate and
> get back to us if you discover that it is a viable option.


I use shell script and cat /proc/* where required. Its smaller than C.
Use ash because it has case statement and is more reliable than the
busybox shell.

I will make up a floppy to see if it fits. I have already made a floppy
with kernel, no net modules, libc6, parted and parted libs.


Robert Browne

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