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Re: patching debootstrap for debian-ports

Hi JH!

On 06/13/2014 01:20 AM, jhcha54008 wrote:
> Here is a new version ([1]) of a script to fit debootstrap to debian-ports.
> It makes use of both suites 'unstable' and 'unreleased' in the archive,
> and doesn't add to debootstrap dependency. 

Wow, this is an awesome and very useful idea, thanks a lot for that!

> See the attached README.debian-ports for usage : basically, copy the attached
> file 'debian-ports' in /usr/share/debootstrap/scripts, 
> and use debian-ports as a (pseudo)-suite, e.g.
> debootstrap debian-ports my_chroot

Very cool! Any chance that this can be merged into the official
debootstrap package?

> This was tested so far on one alpha workstation 500. 
> I would be thankful for report of tests, 
> particularly on other architectures.

Will test on m68k as soon as possible. Again, thanks a lot for the



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