Bug#186085: acknowledged by developer (Bug#186085: fixed in tasksel 2.01)
On Fri, Jun 25, 2004 at 12:55:17PM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 25, 2004 at 08:38:32AM +0200, Andreas Tille wrote:
> > the latest bug which was mentioned explicitely in our docs was now
> > closed. This might be good news - but it is closed in a way we do not
> > really like. The bug was filed to *add* Custom Distributions which
> > are not in tasksel but it was solved in *removing* the CDD (debian-jr)
> > from tasksel. So now all CDDs are handled the same, but this does
> > not really help.
> Shouldn't you be modifying tasksel in your derivative distribution to
> add the bits you need?
Probably. But middle term, it would be nice to have a non-intrusive (for
the rest) but easily advertisable way of installing a CCD from the
official image, if this is feasable.
Something like typing 'debian-junior' at the boot prompt, at the
expense of having no boot prompt flexibility for CCDs.