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Re: [DebianGIS] [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G LiveCD

Cameron Shorter wrote:
> I'm very excited to hear about what seems to be a very
> successful use of your LiveCD efforts.
> For FOSS4G2009, we have been discussing whether we should use the 
> LiveDVD as the basis for workshops. (The other high contender will be 
> osgeo4win, based on windows, as many workshop attendees will be familiar 
> with windows)
> From the distribution building point of view, I'm keen to collaborate 
> with what you have been doing.
> Could you please join us on this list to continue discussions:
> http://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/pkg-grass-general
> If you haven't already found it, we are using this wiki
> as our working document:
> http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Live_GIS_Disc


now that the rush to get things done before the FOSS4G2008 conference has passed, I feel it is an appropriate time to spin off the conversation
about 2009 LiveDiscs to a new OSGeo mailing list. Especially if it will
be based around Xubuntu and not DebianGIS's liveDisc.

of course anything pertinent to syncing with DebianGIS's liveDisc and
source .deb packages will always be welcome here.

I'd be really stoked if scripts and package lists for both were kept in a
single SVN & wiki. Otherwise the less developed partner will always be far
out of sync and drift away; dilution of our limited dev effort; etc.



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