Gentoo Archives: gentoo-installer

From: Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@×××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-installer@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-installer] Updates and meeting
Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2004 04:38:01
In Reply to: [gentoo-installer] Updates and meeting by Eric Sammer
Eric Sammer wrote:
> SM[1] has picked up the controller code and run with it. He's made some > impressive progress, solidifying many of the ideas that we've received. > > Additionally, two people, independent of each other, have come up with > working front ends using the controller code. Now, the really cool thing > is that both PC[2] and SM have built *working* front ends (of course, > super-mega-supreme-alpha status and more of a proof of concept than a > final product) that perform at least a simplistic install. The really > cool thing is that this shows how developers can take advantage of the > design of the code base to do things the way they want. This will allow > for many different kinds of clients - automated, GUI, command line, > curses, text - whatever you fancy. A huge thumbs up to these two guys > who have put in some awesome effort.
Is there a link anywhere to these frontends? I don't know Python (yet), but I want to get a general idea of how the FE interacts with the BE. -- Andrew Gaffney Network Administrator Skyline Aeronautics, LLC. 636-357-1548 -- gentoo-installer@g.o mailing list