DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2003-09
Re: sysinstall v2
Matthew Dillon wrote:
:It looks like where we are at is...
:1. RCNG scripts need to be taught how to tell rc.conf how
: to execute them.
I think the RCNG scripts can almost be used as-is, at least during
initial development. We might want to beef up their capabilities a bit,
for example in regards to reinitializing a network interface... things
:This allows work to begin on the actual user interface design.
:5. Break up make release so we have a bootable live intstallation image.
:Is this a correct understanding of the discussion so far?
Heh. More like rewrite it, almost. A new make release (maybe
'make release2' for development purposes) is the first step. It
need only boot into a login: prompt intitially.
So what additional packages do we need on the live CD?
cpdup (I will make this part of the base system)
links (or equiv)
How much RAM will be needed?