Bug#292276: debian-installer: split components into separate packages
On Wednesday 26 January 2005 03:28, Charles Fry wrote:
> It would be very cool if some of the debian-installer components were
> split out into separate packages, allowing their use in other custom
> installers (such as fai).
> Some components which stand out as being generally useful are
> hw-detect, netcfg, partman, autopartkit, base-installer,
Not sure what you mean exactly. All these _are_ separate packages.
Some are even subdivided (like partman and the bootloader installers)
because you don't need all possible bootloaders on all architectures.
Here are some links for you:
The only issue may be that these components (udebs) are designed to
operate in a certain environment, provided by other debian-installer
components. So most of the components have dependencies on other (less
The source for components can of course be found in our SVN repository.