Gentoo Archives: gentoo-releng

From: "M. Edward (Ed) Borasky" <znmeb@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-releng@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] Re: Free-standing Portage / Recent stage3 tarballs / Beta
Date: Tue, 05 Feb 2008 02:58:31
Message-Id: 47A7D0C9.5030906@cesmail.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-releng] Re: Free-standing Portage / Recent stage3 tarballs / Beta by Chris Gianelloni
Chris Gianelloni wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-02-03 at 20:28 -0800, M. Edward (Ed) Borasky wrote: >> Those few times I've installed a new box from the LiveCD/DVD, I've >> always done it networkless anyhow. That way, I get the box on the air >> in a short time and *then* I can indulge my inner ricer. :) > > Actually, we've done one better and made it networkless-only now. It > only does a binary install. If you want to do a networked install, you > have to do it manually. >
That's great!! I could never get a networked install to work -- something about the LiveCD/LiveDVD being dog-slow doing compiles, I think. That was on a machine with only 1 GB of RAM, though -- it might actually work on my big one. -- gentoo-releng@l.g.o mailing list