Creating a Framework
lord_alan at hotmail.com
Thu Dec 23 16:06:25 PST 2004
I'm not sure how much I could contribute, but I'll certainly be an avid
I like the idea... I spent the best part of a year getting my modified Chris
Linguard's CD to work with isolinux and devfs and found the searchable docs
on boot CDs to be difficult to understand (I'm not a software engineer) and
inconsistent when using bleeding edge (e.g. DevFS).
I'll watch and learn - just like I did with LFS.
Thanks and have a great Christmas
"Jeremy Huntwork" <jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote in message
news:41C71F35.20102 at linuxfromscratch.org...
> Hi all,
> As you may have noticed, I've been adding content to the livecd's
> Subversion repository. There's not much there, but it can be viewed here:
> or you can always check it out to your local mahine:
> svc co svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/livecd
> Currently, all that's in the repo is an initramfs dir with an init.c file
> and a Makefile which will produce an initramfs image to be added to a 2.6
> kernel, and a README file that is documenting the basic procedure for
> building an official livecd.
> What I'd like to hear from you all, is any suggestions on what you feel
> would be the best way to allow for contributors to this project.
> Currently, all I have in mind is to keep static files, i.e., scripts,
> initramfs, configuration files in the repository, so that we can be sure
> that all cd's built will be configured in the same way.
> I'll be continuing to add to the repo as time goes on, but feel free to
> comment or offer suggestions at any point.
> Jeremy Huntwork
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