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Re: Package lists for (stable) distribution CDs/DVDs (integrating to package.d.o)

On Fri, Sep 07, 2007 at 03:16:17PM +0200, Daniel Leidert wrote:
>Am Freitag, den 07.09.2007, 15:06 +0200 schrieb Daniel Leidert:
>> Ok. A few seconds later I found the
>> http://www.debian.org/CD/jigdo-cd/#search. However, the list at
>> http://atterer.net/jigdo/jigdo-search.php?list is very large and maybe
>> that's not very comfortable. So opinions about plain lists (just for the
>> current stable and oldstable release cd/dvd images)? Or should it be
>> implemented in the packages.debian.org site, so the site tells, which
>> CD/DVD contains the package?
>And what about e.g. showing an overview like
>http://packages.debian.org/stable/oldlibs/ but as
>http://packages.debian.org/stable/cd1/ or

Sounds like a cool idea, with a minor issue. The contents of the CDs
and DVDs can (and do) vary a little from arch to arch. But we could
easily do


etc. If anybody's interested, I can easily generate package lists from
the CD contents and put them somewhere accessible; just let me know
when/where/what format is best.

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
"It's actually quite entertaining to watch ag129 prop his foot up on
 the desk so he can get a better aim."          [ seen in ucam.chat ]

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