Feature idea: package an installer image as a grub entry before F8. Was [ Re: Very much packages with fc6 tag instead of fc7 in the FC7 tree ]
jspaleta at gmail.com
Fri Jun 1 17:59:07 UTC 2007
On 6/1/07, Jeremy Katz <katzj at redhat.com> wrote:
> Better even than having the installer image, just package up a script
> (or even simple pygtk app) that asks where you're wanting to upgrade
> from and then downloads the kernel + initrd from there and does the
> rest. This makes things far more general and more likely to work with,
> eg, Unity respins, custom distros, etc.
whatever works. The goal here is to give people a better solution than
just a live yum upgrade, when they feel they can't use the iso based
images directly. People without dvd burners, remote/headless.
In fact a UI'd script would be very useful, so you can give people a
configuration dialog and ask them to turn on optional things like vnc
support if they want it.
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