source: devel/design @ 2646

Last change on this file since 2646 was 2466, checked in by bruno, 9 years ago
  • Rename perl basic module to mr
  • Improve doc and design a bit
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1- Works for multiple interface types (text, curses, X, Web easily)
2- Works with conf files a la pb
3- Works with plugins for Boot Loader, Disks layout and types, Virtual disk layer, Real disk layer
4- Works with different fstab contents
5- Works with multiple network backend
6- Works with multiple device target (real, virtual)
7- Works for cloning as for DR
8- Works in chroot/live CD/live system
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10
11Mindi design:
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13Goal is to create a bootable env contaning everything suited for DR/Cloning from the running system
14It should
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16    - Initialize all what is needed (tmp dir, UI, syntax, ...)
17    - get parameters from user bsed on conf file opions
18
19    - get the boot loader info
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21    = Thee steps should be isolated in a lower stack (MondoRescue::Inventory) to be usable elsewhere
22    - get all the FW info (when available)
23    - get all the HW disk info (including Raid controllers)
24    - get all the SW disk info (partitions)
25    - get all logical layer info (LVM, EVMS, ...)
26    - get all the FS layer info (deal with UUID/LABELS/...)
27   
28    - get kernel info (keep failsafe support)
29    - deal with mandatory devices (kbd, USB CD, ...)
30    - get all the mandatory tools needed + deps
31    - create initrd/initramfs/... suited
32    - get device driver support info (udev/devfs/...)
33    - get the right list of dev. drivers
34
35    - get target boot device details
36    - generate target boot files/info (conf file format)
37    - optional generate boot media
38   
39    - manages mondoarchive interface
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41    - Interface can be dialog based + a static text window which contains a log of actions done and running
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43
44Mondoarchive design
45
46Mondorestore design
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