[Grml] Re: grml-live, fai and package retreiving

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Sun Nov 11 10:58:35 CET 2007

* T o n g <mlist4suntong at yahoo.com> [20071111 00:25]:
> On Sat, 10 Nov 2007 21:04:29 +0100, Michael Prokop wrote:

> > your chroot has absolutely nothing to do with your
> > harddisc installation. :) 

> Ahhh, yes, silly me. 

> I didn't UTSL, am I right that the general procedure of grml-live would be

> . setup chroot base
> . download/install all designated packages.
> . clean up, including removing all download packages then,
> . make iso


> If so, can I suggest an option to bind mount a given apt archive into the
> chroot? That's what I always been doing when remastering. bind mount apt
> archive into the chroot, download/install packages, umount the bind mount
> so that we don't even need to do archive clean up.

Check out "Can I use my own (local) Debian mirror?" at
http://grml.org/grml-live/ (the manpage provides the same content,

,---- [ http://grml.org/grml-live/ ]
| If you want to use a local (for example NFS mount) mirror
| additionally, just adjust MIRROR_DIRECTORY and MIRROR_SOURCES inside
| /etc/grml/grml-live.conf as well.

> >> Thanks, and for the excellent grml-live BTW.

> > Great you like it. :)

> No I don't like it. I love it, a lot! 

Hehe :)

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