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Re: test-cycle-1 CD's debian-cd diff

On Fri, 26 May 2000, Mike Bilow wrote:

> I think there is a kind of endless recursion here.  You need to know
> SIZELIMIT1 in order to "make list," but you don't find out what it should
> be until you "make bootable," which I think requires that you have already
> done "make list."  I can look at this if it is a really important thing,
> but there are a ton of people here who are more familiar with this than I
> am and it would likely be much easier for them.
I take the cowboy approach, build the disk-tree, see how big it is and
then adjust SIZELIMIT.  The space for boot-disks etc are reasonably static
and it is far easier than trying to automate SIZELIMIT.


Philip Charles; 39a Paterson St., Abbotsford, New Zealand; +64 3 4882818
Mobile 025 267 9420.  I sell GNU/Linux CDs.   See http://www.copyleft.co.nz

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