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Re: Live CDs for CDDs

El Tue, Apr 13, 2004 at 05:52:48PM +0200, Andreas Tille escribió:
> On Tue, 13 Apr 2004, Sergio Talens-Oliag wrote:
> >   Yes, I agree, but sometimes it is not possible to be a CDD (i.e. if
> >   you have to include non-free software or want special versions of the
> >   packages for whatever reason).
> Sure.  Why not building a CDD and provide only this little peace of
> software in addition?

  Well, in fact my idea about a CDDD (Custom Debian Derivative
  Distribution) is just a CDD with one or two extra apt sources that
  contain the things that can't be in Debian ... ;)

> >   And talking about LinEx, I know that tomorrow they are going to have
> >   the *First gnuLinEx Developers Meeting* and they are going to present
> >   the first Beta of gnuLinEx 2004, based on Debian Sarge. I will not be
> >   able to attend, but I'll try to talk with some of the developers to
> >   know what they think about the things we are disscussing here.
> Thanks.  I hope to meeet them again in Valencia.  I really like the
> people from Spain.

  We love you too ... ;)

  No, seriously, I've been told that we will be able to organize a
  second round of the Debian Derivative Meeting here in Valencia, so I
  supose you will see again some of the people that was in Malaga.

> >   Yes, I've read it, but it is not exactly my proposal, your description
> >   has more manual work than mine, my idea was to leave all the
> >   configuration / customization tasks to the CDD tools.
> Hmm - perhaps I overread something..  Would youu be so kind to provide
> a patch for my document.  I'm happy abbout any useful hint.

  Sure, I'll write a patch and send it to you.

> >   Is there any public mail with his arguments? I have not looked at the
> >   project, but if it's not the way to go I would like to know why.
> Not that I know of.  I have to search my private mail archive and
> should add the main difference of Debix, Metadistros and debian-knoppix
> to the docs for further reference.

  OK, I'll be looking at it.



Sergio Talens-Oliag <sto@debian.org>   <http://people.debian.org/~sto/>
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