CD for network install (Was: Debian DVDs)
>> > How about the opposite extreme of a release DVD: A release-
>> > agnostic CD that runs right off the CD, lets you enter a
>> > distrib mirror site and your chosen distrib and then runs a
>> > network-based install of stable, testing or unstable straight
>> > off the net (via ramdisk perhaps).
And more to it:
For install to several computers lets automaticly make scripts for
mirroring _choosed_ packages. Then mirror it and then install from
this local mirror to any amount of computers.
BTW, somebody made scripts/programs for partial mirroring based on
This will be _very_ helpfull for organizations where it's need to
periodically upgrade fixed set of the packages on many computers.
Main task is a program for such selecting with dependency
May be there is an apt program that can generate such lists?
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