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Re: [Libguestfs] Debian libguestfs packages updated



On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 10:04:46AM +0000, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
[..snip..] 
> There's not a way to disable it at the moment, but I would
> accept a patch which added ./configure --disable-appliance.
> 
> Have you thought about distributing the supermin appliance?  That
> should have no security update implications, and it's what we do in
> Fedora, precisely for this reason, also because it's much smaller.
The issue is that supermin has lots of dependencies on the host. On VM
hosts this is often a not very well taken by the admins. That's why I
thought about supplying the appliance seperately. Having supermin
working would be a great thing nevertheless.
BTW.: the recent work on the Debian packages should make some of the
Ubuntu stuff superflous.
Cheers,
 -- Guido


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