Re: [Gnumed-devel] Re: New project: Debian-Med
Le Lundi 7 Janvier 2002 22:17, Karsten Hilbert a écrit :
> Hello Brian, hello Andreas,
> I have had inquiries by interested German doctors on how they
> can "obtain" a version of, say, GNUMed to try out on their
> machines at home. To date I have had to tell them: "Go grab
> the source."
> A Debian-med distro will make such things a lot easier.
> May I suggest the following: For some projects it may be
> possible to create ISO images with the following properties:
> - Put it in a running machine and it starts a front end that
> connects to sample backends on the internet/started from
> this CD.
> - Put it in a booting machine and a minimalistic X-based
> Linux environment shows up running a demo version of the
> application in question.
> Now I know that this might very well eat up some serious
> resources but I thought I'd mention it anyway. For some
This (nearly) is precisely what is done by demolinux, see
put a working install on a bootable CD with the required applications,
boot of the CD,
use WITHOUT installing or even touching the harddisk.
Isn"t that marvelous ? This can be adapted to any other specific application.
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