Re: Where are tasks now and how are they handled? (Woody sucks because there is no Task: Spanish)
On Tue, 3 Sep 2002, Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 03, 2002 at 10:43:25AM +1200, Philip Charles wrote:
> > > |
> > > | Excerpt from the changelog:
> > > | * we no longer have task packages, instead, we define tasks using a
> > > | special field in the control file (and these should be added only
> > > | after discussion on the mailing lists) closes: Bug#97755
> > >
> > > uhm, they should _not_ be added to the control file. They should be
> > > added by the override files plucked from base-config's CVS. Skim the
> > > archives on -boot for information.
> > > `. `'
> > The info for the Tasks is in debian/indices/override.woody.extra.main.gz
> > if you want to have a look. debian-cd then adds this info to the Packages
> > file.
> Then the policy document is wrong? Shouldn't it be bugged?
Not very clear, I must admit. I modify this particular override file if I
want to add packages to a task for custom CDs. A new task could be
created the same way, but I am not certain if this canonical.
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