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

From: Bartłomiej Piotrowski <b_at_bpiotrowski.pl>
Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2015 22:28:08 +0100

On Fri, 2015-11-20 at 11:12 +0100, Natanael Copa wrote:
> 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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I still think it should be 'alpine-full' or 'alpine-extra', but from
all other proposals I saw on IRC, extended is good enough.

Bartłomiej



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