Re: Removing unused d-i udebs from archive
Nathanael Nerode wrote:
> Thiemo Seufer wrote:
> > Thorsten Sauter wrote:
> >> Hello d-i peoples,
> >> since we have partman now, I'm wondering if it is time to remove some
> >> unused packages from the archive. This will reduce the size of available
> >> packages for d-i and makes my bugs list smaller. :-)
> >> I have an eye on the following packages:
> >> - lvmcfg
> >> - partconf
> >> - partitioner
> > partconf and partitioner are still in use for arm and mips.
> Eeeww... why was this? I remember partman/libparted had trouble making DVH
> disklabels... was that the only reason for MIPS?
The other reason is that it is rather slow.
> What's the problem for
Lack of support for several arm subarch partitioning schemes.