sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Thu Jan 11 20:41:23 UTC 2007
Thomas Chung wrote:
> On 1/11/07, David Zeuthen <davidz at redhat.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, 2007-01-11 at 14:02 -0500, Andy Gospodarek wrote:
>> > I've had similar thoughts centered around making a bootable CD that has
>> > all the tools necessary to start doing C/C++ development. The students
>> > could have usb keys for their active projects so the PC's don't need
>> > storage and they also don't need to be maintained by anyone.
>> Right, this is entirely possible to do with livecd-tools; just, as
>> Thomas says, fedora-livecd-development would be a good name and it would
>> most likely just be like fedora-livecd-desktop; e.g. build upon
>> fedora-livecd-gnome. Literally, it wouldn't take very long to do this.
> Yup and it's begun.
> I'm not an expert on fedora development packages but I've looked at
> base/comps.xml and I've filtered out only mandatory packages for
> development group to create fedora-livecd-development.conf
> I'm building one as we speak. :)
We should release live CD's for some very common set and a bunch of
different configuration to build the usual set of images that folks ask
along with good documentation within the pilgrim package itself.
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