Subject: Re: What is 'scripting' in sysinst for?
To: David Laight <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-install
Date: 09/30/2003 21:37:42
On Tue, Sep 30, 2003 at 12:38:25PM +0100, David Laight wrote:
> Sysinst has had (since Jan 1999) and option to write a 'script' file
> that is (or rather attempts to be) a list of the equivalent shell
> commands.
> I'm not sure this is a useful feature, I can't imagine when you would
> ever run the script!

I used it. I didn't run the script out of the box but it was a good starting
point to do automated installs.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 23 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference