Re: CDD Tool Proposal
On Thu, Dec 09, 2004 at 09:50:17AM +0100, Andreas Tille wrote:
> On Thu, 9 Dec 2004, Free Ekanayaka wrote:
> >I'm pro-Python too, but I understand Andreas' concern, even if I don't
> >understand exactly why one would prefer to not install Python on his
> >system. It's relatively big, yes, but disks are big nowadays, and the
> >python package shouldn't hurt.
> Well, think about a CDD prepared for a developing country with old fashioned
> boxes for instance. Think about diskless routers or whatever. Why not
> building CDDs for this purpose.
I'm smelling a little misunderstanding here. If I got it correctly,
python would be needed to _build_ a CDD, not to run the installed image.
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