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Re: own cloud task in tasksel?

Le Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 10:18:30AM +0100, Bastian Blank a écrit :
> On Wed, Mar 09, 2016 at 11:51:58PM +0900, Charles Plessy wrote:
> > Maybe this problem can be solved by the use of metapackages ?  With the
> > exclusion of cloud-init, specialised kernels etc., can we converge on a
> > metapackage that would represent the most frequent expectations of users of
> > non-minimal cloud images in Debian and elsewhere ?
> Thats what a task is, a meta-package.

Since debian-boot@l.d.o was CCed, I thought that "task" was employed to mean "a
metapackage built from the tasksel source package", not just any metapackage in

So let me rephrase:

Is the proposal to go through tasksel ?  If yes, what are the expected
advantages over the use of an ad-hoc metapackage ?



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