Re: new port
Previously A Mennucc1 wrote:
> the proposed name is 'Debian GNU/win'
At the very least that should be win32.
> 1) I need to patch dpkg to add the new port, and before that
> I need consensus at least on the name 'Debian GNU/win' that I propose
I don't see why you need to have a consensus on the name for that. In
fact I already removed all mentions of Linux from the dpkg source since
it is not Linux-specific.
> I have also some ideas
> 2) I will use the 'virtual mount' capability of cygwin: then
> the user will freely choose where to install the debian stuff
> (I am currently installing it under d:\debian)
> while the Debian programs will see a regular debian file tree
Can you explain how that works?
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- new port
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