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From: Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@g.o>
Subject: Re: livecd + ntp
Date: Tue, 03 Apr 2007 18:57:14 -0500
Joshua Hoblitt wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> I'd like to request that net-misc/ntp be included in 2007.0
> livecd-stage1-* .specs.  The rational being that the first thing I
> always do when installing a new system is set the clock "by hand" with
> `date`, unpack the stage3 tarball, chroot, emerge ntp, and then run
> ntpdate.  This is probably a little on the paranoid side but it is
> _really_ irritating when file mtimes are screwed up.  It would be nice
> to have the entire ntp package or at least the ntpdate binary (static,
> ~60k) on the livecd.  Is this possible?

It's just a *bit* late to get something included in 2007.0.

Andrew Gaffney                  
Gentoo Linux Developer                                   Installer Project
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