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Date: 2007-10-25 (12:39)
From: Richard Jones <rich@a...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Which syntax to teach ?
On Thu, Oct 25, 2007 at 01:32:59PM +0200, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 25, 2007 at 10:49:23AM +0100, Richard Jones wrote:
> > Give them a bootable live CD with all the tools pre-installed and
> > pre-configured:
> > 
> >
> > 
> > The above tool makes it really trivial to do.
> This is kind of a SPAM, I can't surrender to it!
> Some goes ..., oh no sorry, I have to fight, ... far better you can
> obtain in the .deb world with one of the following two tools:
> - Debian Live:
> - Ubuntu Customization Kit:

I hope that didn't come across the wrong way.  There are of course
also excellent Debian-based tools, I just didn't until now know which
were the best ones.  In any case, it sounds like giving the students a
custom live CD is going to be better than spending a whole first
lesson getting them to install and configure the required software.


Richard Jones
Red Hat