Re: poudriere-image(8) and the required /usr/freebsd-dist files for installation
- In reply to: Emmanuel Vadot : "Re: poudriere-image(8) and the required /usr/freebsd-dist files for installation"
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Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 10:20:09 UTC
Hello Emmanuel, Oh, I see! Thank you for the quick response. Cheers, Faraz On Mon, Mar 28, 2022 at 12:11:29PM +0200, Emmanuel Vadot wrote: > > Hi, > > On Mon, 28 Mar 2022 09:37:22 +0000 > Faraz Vahedi <email@example.com> wrote: > > > Greetings hackers, > > > > I have heard a lot about the poudriere-image(8), and it seems to be > > widely used despite maturity. > > > > I gave it a try, and it indeed works fantastically. But there are a > > few things I could not yet find a proper way to resolve. The most > > important one is that the final image does not contain the required > > /usr/freebsd-dist files, and therefore it either should fetch them > > or fails to proceed with the installation. > > > > How would you handle it when the ``packagelist'' is provided and > > you cannot fetch and overlay the files from upstream? > > > > I appreciate any help. Cheers. > > > > Respectfully, > > Faraz > > The goal for poudriere-image was never to be able to provide installer > images. The only goal is to provide live image that can be booted from > usb, network, or directly dd on a disk. > > Cheers, > > -- > Emmanuel Vadot <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> >