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.