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Re: Smart Boot Manager binary in debian-cd

On Mon, 15 Sep 2008, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> >IIRC, it should be a simple copy. The file in the package might have
> >changed in the mean time however. Santiago might know better as he's the
> >one who suggested sbm to help some people to boot from CD. Maybe nobody
> >uses it nowadays and we could get rid of it…
> Manty? Suggestions?

In fact sbm was added sooner as proved here:

Looking at the archive of this month I found this:

And even sooner I found this:
(and more explanation in the same thread)

I think that we should be able to drop sbm without annoying anyone as all
modern machines are able to boot from CD without troubles.

Raphaël Hertzog

Le best-seller français mis à jour pour Debian Etch :

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