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Bug#416113: D-I never been designed for this use case

Op 25-03-2007 om 22:03 schreef Frans Pop:
> On Sunday 25 March 2007 21:30, Geert Stappers wrote:
> > When d-i would be shipped as tarball,
> > that way it can be used on an allready installed system.
> D-I has never been designed for that kind of use case and I doubt you 
> should even want to "install" d-i on a running system as it will totally 
> mess up your running system. D-I does not obey the FHS, it would conflict 
> with existing libraries, ...
> For the case you describe, we have hd-media.

hd-media may indeed a good starting point.

Just mounting the hd-media tree and chroot into it.

The win32-loader does the "chroot into it" by a reboot.

Geert Stappers

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