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Re: ssh support for notebooks :)



On Sun, Jun 27, 2004 at 01:56:24PM +0200, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> I am wondering if ssh can be supported for normal d-i initrd too.
> 
> Most importantly, scp.
> 
> This is because many new PC comes without floppy to save failed install
> except to USB or HDD.  SCP makes it easy to copy the log.  This should
> make failed install easier to debug as long as network is alive.
> 
> At lease inclusion of some ssh package to the pool/* will be nice for
> netinst CD.

openssh-client-udeb. I didn't package scp because it's straightforward
to do the same thing with ssh and tar, but I suppose I could add it.

If we're going to have scp we should also have sftp; scp is badly
designed, inextensible, and should eventually die.

-- 
Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]



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