[vbox-dev] Fuduntu distribution patch
revol at free.fr
Mon May 21 10:48:49 PDT 2012
On 21/05/2012 13:46, Klaus Espenlaub wrote:
> The policy right now is that we don't really appreciate such "add my
> favorite OS" contributions, especially if you completely ignore the
> structure of the existing OS type identifiers (0xTVB00 - T=OS type,
> V=variant, B=bitness). Fuduntu is clearly not a new OS type, because
> it's yet another Linux distro. This policy is also the reason why Haiku
> (which IS a different OS type) wasn't added so far. Since only 16
Well I don't recall reading this anywhere, nor this being cited as a
reason for refusal back then.
Would have been easy to <<=4 it and resubmit. :P
> This needs API and config file changes, and I'd really appreciate
> contributions in this area. It's of course significantly harder than
> hacking the existing solution to have another entry in the global tables.
I'll add this to my TODO list but it's quite long already.
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