Re: slink_cd 1.03
On Thu, 21 Jan 1999, Chris Lawrence wrote:
>On Jan 21, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>> Minor changes -
>> the patch from last week
>> cope with tecra boot disk automatically
>> tiny docs update
>Here's the changes I've come up with so far [sorry, no diffs]:
> [amiga and mac don't exist yet, but they'll be needed whenever they
> are in the distribution]
OK... At this point it's probably best to co-ordinate with the
>[Anything else essential for m68k that wouldn't be available by
>default? Michael? Roman?]
> [mac, vme and 2.0.36 images don't exist yet but will soon; if we do go
> with 2.0.36 images we'll probably drop the 2.0.33 ones]
> [I think someone else already mentioned this; it's a matter of
> preference but IMHO a lot of people will probably want to use
> sendmail as their MTA... it's the only MTA I ever can get to work
> right with my dialup setup]
I'll add these and any dependencies they may have, easy.
>Also, the -J switch to mkhybrid needs to be disable-able without
>editing the slink_cd script. IMHO Joliet support is non-essential
>except on i386 (commentary about real OSes being able to understand
>Rock Ridge (at least if they're > 8.3) deleted to save space).
OK. Done. i386 will have Joliet by default, the others won't.
>du -s main/binary-m68k = 663551; so it will definitely be split over
>two CDs. And that doesn't include whatever disks-m68k will take up
>plus contrib, non-free and non-US.
OK, about what I expected. Thanks.
Steve McIntyre, Allstor Software email@example.com
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