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Re: preparation for the alpha

* Anthony Towns 

| On Thu, Dec 05, 2002 at 03:22:20AM +0100, Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
| > The following stuff is still missing:
| > - reporting tool (code to write, non-trivial)
| A good aim is probably to make this as trivial as possible. A possibility
| is to store the udebconf database in /target just before rebooting (it
| shouldn't be too hard to ensure udebconf has quit by then), and have
| base-config propose a template mail based on /proc/cpuinfo, free, the
| templates file, and allow it to be edited and mailed by the user.

lspci output would be good as well.

| It makes more sense to refine it once you know how it's going to be
| used, anyway.


>From prebaseconfig.postinst:

# Copy install logs to /target/var/log/
test -d $logsavedir || mkdir $logsavedir
cp /var/log/* $logsavedir

# Copy current debconf databse into /target
cp -a /var/lib/cdebconf /target/root

We should call db_stop first, however, so cdebconf has saved its db.

Tollef Fog Heen                                                        ,''`.
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are      : :' :
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