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Re: Helping new installs find the right dependencies?
- Subject: Re: Helping new installs find the right dependencies?
- From: "Robert J. Clay" <..hidden..>
- Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:54:15 -0400
On Sun, Mar 23, 2014 at 2:10 AM, Chris Travers <..hidden..> wrote:
> Just an idea, along these lines.
> Suppose instead of a tarball with dependencies, suppose we release an ISO
> image containing LedgerSMB and all dependencies (pure Perl and Perl XS). If
> we want to we can also include source distributions of PostgreSQL as well,
> or a minimal set of TexLive. Such an ISO would probably be smaller than the
> typical set of TexLive anyway even including everything.
> An ISO would also be nice for things like offline installations.
I've thought of something similar, although in my case it would be
a Debian installation CD with what's needed to install a working LSMB
system from scratch, or get LSMB installed on a working system.
Haven't had a chance to investigate it, though...
Robert J. Clay