Profile

Thomas 'Balu' Walter tw at itreff.de
Wed Sep 6 08:17:16 PDT 2000


+-Gerard Beekmans-(gerard at linuxfromscratch.org)-[06.09.00 17:13]:
> On Wed, 06 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> >
> > Or something of that nature. I can just see people trying to add packages
> > and the main profile become _massive_ to maintain..
> 
> I've noticed that too yes. But with multiple files it won't be a simple 
> matter as to giving a profile. Now you have to give a tarball and tell the 
> user in what directory all the files are supposed to be.
> 
> Not sure how to go about this but this is something that needs to be 
> discussed yes. 

We can still do one "master-profile" containing links to other packages
and create one big-profile out of that and spread this... (no need for
tars, easy to maintain)

     Balu





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