[Oneiric-Topic] Ubuntu Orchestra

Christophe Sauthier christophe.sauthier at objectif-libre.com
Fri Apr 1 14:33:24 UTC 2011

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 6:51 PM, Dustin Kirkland <kirkland at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> A web/network-based installation service would allow the Ubuntu Server
> to modernize its interface and handle far more installation modes and
> workloads than an 80x25 teletype terminal can deliver.  It would give
> the Server Team the ability to integrate new software stacks such as
> OpenStack easily within a single Ubuntu development cycle, something
> that's simply not possible when integral debian-installer changes are
> required (the tasksel menu is the only hook really at our disposal
> right now).  The combination of dynamically generated preseed
> configurations coupled with config-management based post installation
> handling would provide a modern, DevOps-style interface to Ubuntu
> Server installations, and is key to our future.
I really like that idea. I'd be really interested in helping out in
that direction. I'll watch closely the blueprint but please let me
know dustin if there is anything that I can do to help.

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