On 04-Sep-1998, Gerhard Poul <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Specifications ? Are you kidding ;-)
> hmmm... I only want to know what files an official cd contains...
People have asked this a couple of times, as if there is a hidden
"Debian CD specification document: a complete description of the
contents of an official CD". No such document exists. The
specification *is* the debian-cd package. A change to the debian-cd
package is a change to the official CD.
The only way to see what is on an official CD is to get one and look
> > If you're willing for me to adopt your stuff as the next version of debian-cd,
> > I'd be interested in any improvements that you can come up with. Mail me.
> I think the main iprovement is that our script is in perl and that it's more
> modular and much shorter
In many peoples opinion (including mine) rewriting something in perl is
not necessarily an improvement.
But the scripts could certainly do with a bit of a re-write, so I guess
if you do it you get to choose the tools.
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