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installing debian-live for etch?

Josh Lawrence wrote:
> what I'm
> looking for is a way to use the live-helper scripts on an Etch box.  I
> know that live-helper exists in the Lenny repos, so I did some
> Googling on the proper way to keep a mixed system; I added the Lenny
> repos to the box, specified Etch as my preferred repo in
> /etc/apt/apt.conf, and I was able to get the live-helper scripts.

well, you can just fetch the .deb and install it manually (with dpkg -i
live-helper_*.deb); it's just a collection of shell scripts and only
needs debootstrap or cdebootstrap as depends.

your way works too, but looks a bit 'over complicated' to me :)

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