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Re: fai-diskimage, yet another disk image building tool

>>>>> On Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:47:32 +0200, Emmanuel Kasper <emmanuel@libera.cc> said:

    > Is Fai using deboostrap or the debian-installer in the background ? (or
    > another approach)
FAI does not use the debian-installer at all. It's using debootstrap
but also creates a base.tar.xz so you do not need to call debootstrap
every time which saves a lot of time.

For non Debian based distributions, we create the base files using
rine http://collab-maint.alioth.debian.org/rinse/
regards Thomas

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