• Bug#766388: RFP: gnome-initial-setup -- bootstrapping after

    From Hideki Yamane@21:1/5 to jordi@debian.org on Mon Sep 28 13:10:02 2015
    XPost: linux.debian.bugs.dist


    On Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:41:01 +0200 Jordi Mallach <jordi@debian.org> wrote:
    This wouldn't be very useful since all/most of the setup is done by d-i. Some
    integration would be needed, so that the installer defers the setup so that gnome-initial-setup can do it. I believe Laurent has investigated this.

    Indeed, I think this specifically kicks in if no user has been created,
    which is not the common case in Debian as d-i does create a user by

    I tried to use Fedora 23 beta, it also uses g-i-s and doesn't feel
    any bad, and good for initial setup especially social service account
    connection setup.

    Also please not g-i-s is already packaged (not uploaded) in pkg-gnome.
    We've discussed a few times that it might be ok to upload it to Debian
    as it might be useful for downstreams or special installers of Debian,
    even if it's not part of the GNOME metapackage install.

    Anyway let's upload it to repo once and consider how to manage it
    later. It's no harm.

    Ready to put into NEW.


    Hideki Yamane henrich @ debian.or.jp/org

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