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Re: new installer



On Fri, Oct 03, 2003 at 09:12:56AM +0000, simon raven wrote:
> Le Wed, Oct 01, 2003 at 23:52:58 -0800, Ethan Benson a écrit:
> > On Thu, Oct 02, 2003 at 09:16:52AM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> > 
> > 
> > also .coff kernels don't even work until 2.4.23 (maybe).
> 
> ask ben herrenschmidt about that actually. seems that they do work.
> 
> > 
> > yup, nobody cares about doing installer stuff.  i myself have zero
> > desire to do that again, i fixed woody for you folks, now its somebody
> > elses turn.
> 
> i'm willing but i can't code C my way out of a paper bag. i can cut and
> paste, but that isn't coding. other stuff i *can* do, however, and where
> can i find out what need to be done about this? is it just the kernel
> and bootloader issue, or is there something more to this i need to be
> aware of?

well d-i is a bunch of little piles of crufty sh, rather then a couple
large piles of crufty C like boot-floppies.

-- 
Ethan Benson
http://www.alaska.net/~erbenson/

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