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Re: [alpine-devel] Rename proposal of alpine .ISOs

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2015 11:12:55 +0100

On Mon, 19 Oct 2015 10:18:56 +0100
scrumpyjack <scrumpyjack_at_st.ilet.to> wrote:

> On Sun, Oct 18, 2015 at 09:46:41AM -0200, Alan Pillay wrote:
>
> > With all this put, I propose the following:
> >
> > Standard -> Network (Router/Firewall/VPN/VoIP/etc)
> > Mini -> Standard
> >
> > I believe this is what makes the most sense now that Alpine is a
> > general purpose distribution.
>
> "Network" is confusing and might imply to some that "Standard" does not have any
> networking.
>
> I would rename the mini to standard alpine-version-arch.iso and remove the
> current "standard" iso build.
>
> One of the great aspects of Alpine Linux is that you start from something small,
> and build on it. Total control.
>
> Perhaps another iso with wireless-tools for those without Ethernet?

We are getting closer v3.3 release and I am thinking of rename the iso
images.

What do you think about:

Standard:
  alpine (current "alpine-mini")

Extended:
  alpine-extended (current "alpine")

Vanilla kernel:
  alpine-vanilla (unmodified)

Xen:
  alpine-xen (unmodified)


-nc


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