Re: more debian-installer hooks
On Wednesday 22 October 2008, 00:14:19, Chris Lamb wrote:
> > or a separate config/binary_debian-installer-includes to work as other
> > -includes, files with full path to be included in the initrd
> I think this is the best solution:
me too, best options should be listed last for maximum effect :-)
> * We already have -includes directories, so the concept is familiar.
> * It covers almost all use cases I can think of, including:
> Some thoughts:
> A hooks directory could thus complement the aforementioned includes
> directory - the semantics of this directory are obvious, which smells
> good IMO.
I'll work on the -includes, do you have time to implement (after -includes,
like the other hooks) this hook part?
Shall I prepare a new helper for this? I was thinking of just extending the
Repack_initrd function to accept an optional parameter.
> * I would still prefer to handle binary_debian-installer/preseed.cfg
> seperately - it think it is an acceptable courtesy to automatically
> include it in the initrd when building a netboot image, otherwise we
> surprise people moving to this image type.
I'm fine with that too.
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