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Re: debian-installer for GNU/kFreeBSD

Aurelien Jarno a écrit :
> On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 01:56:37PM +0200, Robert Millan wrote:
>> On Tue, Sep 01, 2009 at 06:00:30PM +0200, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
>>> Robert Millan a écrit :
>>>> If you plan on making this the official installer, I would strongly
>>>> advice against replacing the old installer completely untill "netinst"
>>>> images are provided.  With "netboot" or "bussinesscard" builds, install
>>>> process can break due to external changes in the archive, which seems
>>>> highly undesireable.
>>>> OTOH netinst is self-contained, and can even install without a network
>>>> connection.
>>> That's indeed something wanted, but I don't know how to produce such
>>> images which already include a set of packages. If someone can help on
>>> that, that would be appreciated.
>> Btw, now that it is possible to install from testing/squeeze, and the
>> likelyhood that this install path breaks is small, perhaps this is less
>> of an issue.
>> May I suggest making testing/squeeze installs the default, so that the old
>> builds can finally be deprecated?
> Looks a good idea. I'll try to install a testing system and if there is
> no serious regression compared to unstable, I'll make that the default.

I have just given a try, and during the installation, there is an error
message about security.debian.org not having support for kfreebsd. The
installation continues anyway, but it may confuse our users.

Any opinion on that?

Aurelien Jarno                          GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73
aurelien@aurel32.net                 http://www.aurel32.net

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