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Re: Installing extra packages into /target/ - suggested design

[Tollef Fog Heen]

> This breaks when libc breaks backwards compat, doesn't it?
> Undefined symbols and such?

Yes.  Tell glibc maintainer to not break backward compatibility.  Is
creates all sorts of problems, not only with d-i.  We could solve this
by getting an apt-udeb.

> (And as a minor point, we want "$@" not $*).

Right.  Fixed in CVS.

> And it requires sources.list set up.

Yes, and that is done by base-installer.

> So would I.  But I'd like to have it in debootstrap. :)

Then someone else will have to tackle it, as I have no intention to
reimplement apt-get using /bin/sh.

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