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 From:  "Chad R. Larson" <clarson at eldocomp dot com>
 To:  Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net>, "Mitch (WebCob)" <mitch at webcob dot com>
 Cc:  "m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Announcement: Package functionality underserious consideration!
 Date:  Mon, 22 Mar 2004 11:16:19 -0700
At 12:26 PM 3/19/2004, Manuel Kasper wrote:
>I want to stress that there is NOT going to be a package management system 
>(e.g. no adding/removing packages via the GUI - wouldn't work well with 
>the current disk image format anyway) - people who want to use modules 
>*will* have to build new images, as this is only intended as a solution 
>for people who want exotic features that stand no chance of being included 
>in the official image. However, adding a module to an image should merely 
>consist of unpacking the original image, adding the two directories 
>(boot/GUI) and repacking it.

Would you care to turn loose the tools you have been using to do the 
pack/unpack?

          -crl
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