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Bug#408437: cdebconf-gtk-udeb: Rescue mode doesn't work with g-i



I suggest starting a new thread on this subject. This BR has been closed 
now and so anything added here is not really useful for future reference.
The issue of availability of a shell is more general anyway than just 
rescue mode.

On Saturday 03 February 2007 12:06, Attilio Fiandrotti wrote:
> This week i did some experiments with libvte and gtk/dfb: it turns out
> that libvte just needs some simple patching to be built against
> gtk/dfb. Attached screenshot shows a terminal widget embedded into the
> gtk frontend, on my development debian system.

Looks nice!

> What do you think? is having a graphical console inside the g-i worth
> alocating 800KB on istalation media to libraries plus some MB for
> runtime memory requirements?

I think we should try to find a "lighter" solution for such basic 
functionality. However, we should definitely keep this in mind as an 
option.

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