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Re: Debian From Scratch



Steve Kowalik(stevenk@debian.org)@2004.05.25 23:03:18 +0000:
> On Tue, 25 May 2004 04:56:25 -0700, Stephen Birch uttered
> > What is the story here, where did cdebootstrap come from? Is it a fork
> > of debootstrap :-(
> > 
> "From the same makers of cdebconf comes the next installment
> ... cdebootstrap."
> 
> I'm guessing that this is another essential tool ported to C since
> /bin/sh is just too big for d-i or something.
> 
> I've heard comments such that "Pfeh, Debian is just getting rewritten
> to Python", but I've never extrapolated that Debian is being ported to
> C.
> 

Ahhh .. I see. It does sound very interesting. I expect we will see a
pdebootstrap in due course :-)

Steve



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