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by Henry Winkler
Thu Oct 25, 2018 1:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Build dates on downloads?
Replies: 2
Views: 816

Re: Build dates on downloads?

Yes, I mean add the image modification date next to download link if possible.
by Henry Winkler
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Build dates on downloads?
Replies: 2
Views: 816

Build dates on downloads?

Is there is any way to add the build date of the image to the download page? I have downloaded DietPi images a few times before I noticed they were built at the same time (the image modification date). I wonder if it could reduce downloads if the age of the image is clearer. It also gives an idea ho...
by Henry Winkler
Fri Aug 12, 2016 1:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How this works…
Replies: 7
Views: 4462

Re: How this works…

Excellent, I'm glad it helped.

I was unclear on what DietPi did when I began, hopefully it will become clearer as time passes, it looks like I'll be using it in future. Thanks for your work on this project, it's neat.
by Henry Winkler
Thu Aug 11, 2016 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How this works…
Replies: 7
Views: 4462

Re: How this works…

Maybe something along these lines… DietPi has several tools to help install software packages & configure them after install. They are managed by system commands that are stored inside /DietPi/dietpi/ 'dietpi-software' is used to do the initial configuration based on the settings in /DietPi/diet...
by Henry Winkler
Thu Aug 11, 2016 7:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How this works…
Replies: 7
Views: 4462

Re: How this works…

I don't think I explained myself clearly, sorry. I'd like to know if all the setup for installation is done from the /DietPi/dietpi/dietpi-software script when using it to install packages. Is most of the configuration work contained in that file? For example installing OpenVPN sets up easy-rsa &...
by Henry Winkler
Tue Aug 09, 2016 11:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How this works…
Replies: 7
Views: 4462

How this works…

This is a nice project, I used dietpi-software to install a few packages & was surprised that they were auto configured (things like OpenVPN's easy-RSA was built during install). It led me to poke into the shell script that does the work. It is nice that items are auto configured but I can't see...