It's DWN time!
@hellekin . . . What is the best way to get this into a DWN issue? And what should the next number be? We are way past week 19 . . . Can we work on this in the next day or so? Noel, are you still 'in charge'? PLEASE, let's do this!!
There have been some rather important posts lately, starting with jaromil's financial report.
Financial report, 1st trimester 2015
Then there was the thread started by anto which included several interesting responses:
Which package generates /lib/systemd and /etc/systemd files?
From Isaac Dunham - https://lists.dyne.org/lurker/message/20150505.235121.db200a9a.en.html
That discussion went on and on. Finally Didier Kryn posted:
Please stop vain discussion
nextime responded with an 'officialish' statement about Devuan and systemd:
The official position is: we will support anything that can be packaged without hijacking the whole system to be installed. Actually systemd doesn't match this requirement, so, devuan will not support it as long it doesn't radically change. Anyway we will not intentionally obstacle anyone that eventually want to use it outside officia devuan release."
In between all that, several users (like Edward Bartolo and Davi Hare) reported their experiences with with Devuan's new debootstrap. Here's one of them:
I used Devuan's debootstrap and installed Devuan. :)
Steve Litt announced his latest oeuvre which generated an interesting technical discussion of the boot process:
Linux boot documentation