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Re: Bug#962140: ITP: bdebstrap -- YAML config based multi-mirror Debian chroot creation tool


On Thu, 11 Jun 2020 at 10:52, Benjamin Drung
<benjamin.drung@cloud.ionos.com> wrote:
> Before developing bdebstrap, I evaluated vmdb2 and borrowed the idea of
> using YAML.
> The big difference besides mmdebstrap/deboostrap is that vmdb2 creates
> a disk image and bdebstrap create a tarball or squashfs image.

Have you looked at debos? It supports both use cases.

> This serves us two use cases:
> 1) building live systems to use for booting over the network
> 2) installing the tarball on two disks (the OS on a 2.5" disk and the
> /boot directory on an SD card). Work in progress for the install
> script:
> https://github.com/bdrung/bdebstrap/blob/install-image/install-image


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