[Arm-netbook] Debian Installer fully functional for ChiTech PC89E

Michael Howard mike at dewberryfields.co.uk
Thu Mar 25 21:00:10 GMT 2010

Frans Pop wrote:
> <snip>
> The installer has a number of customizations for the CT-PC89E:
> - a micro ramdisk piggybacked onto the installation kernel that loads
>   the real installer image from SD card
> - the installer itself is *not* flashed, but runs entirely in RAM
> - extended timeout for DHCP because of the eth0 kernel issues
> - automatically adds package repository on alioth for:
>   - custom kernel package
>   - custom udev package: this package is identical to the Lenny version
>     of udev, but with a version number bumped so it's higher than the
>     current version of udev in Squeeze (I've used: 160-really0.125-1)

What implications will the custom udev package have on an X-Window system?

Michael Howard        mike at dewberryfields dot co dot uk

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