Re: status of Progeny projects
On Wed, Oct 29, 2003 at 07:46:13AM +0100, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 28, 2003 at 04:28:43PM -0800, Philip Brown wrote:
> > On Mon, Oct 27, 2003 at 03:36:22PM +0100, Martin Schulze wrote:
> > > ...
> > > If the debian-installer would have been developed further, this would
> > > not be a problem at all. However, Debian is struggling with the
> > > debian-installer for several years now and it still is quite away from
> > > being a usable installer for all stable architectures.
> > >
> > So it's been under development/in use for several years, and it still isnt
> > really "usable"?
> You mist the most important part in that phrase: 'for all stable
> architectures'. For example, nobody's started to port d-i to s390; as a
> result, it's not a usable installer for s390 yet. However, it certainly
> is a usable installer for i386 and powerpc, although there certainly are
> some issues left.
Mmm, i think Bastian Blank did some s390 work, not sure though. mips
seems good advanced, and i think there was some m68k work done in
Oldenburg, not sure though.