[arch-dev-public] Request: move links to core/support

Thayer Williams thayerw at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 14:17:26 EST 2008

On Feb 05, 2008  9:00 AM PST, Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Feb 4, 2008 8:35 PM, Eric Belanger <belanger at astro.umontreal.ca> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I would like your opinion about moving links to core/support as suggested
> > in FS#9432 in order to have a CLI browser available on the ISO.  From the
> > comments on the FR, some users needs to access a web page to enable their
> > internet connection. It will also allow them to search the web/wiki for
> > installation help.  BTW, the FR got 9 votes since being submitted last
> > Friday so it seem to be a popular request.
> >
> > I think that it's a reasonable request as we already supply other network
> > tools like openssh, iptables and netkit-telnet in core.  Plus, we don't
> > supply info pages so they need a browser to get that information on the
> > web.
> I submit URLs to a daemon which emails them back to me[1], so I have
> no need of such a thing, but mere mortals may. Go for it
> 1: http://lwn.net/Articles/262570/

That's hardcore. 

Having just rebuilt my arch installation last night after a major SNAFU,
I can now say I've missed this feature THREE times! =)

Tip of the Day: 

Don't 'rm -rf /etc' when you have mountains of homework and a busy
work schedule. It's not fun.

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