I felt that Arch would benefit from something similar. As such, I have
written AIF-NG. It's written in python 3 and uses an XML-driven
configuration (see the documentation for details).
I would welcome feedback on this (preferably via my bugtracker unless
it happens to be discussion-oriented), as I'd like to get it mature
enough to propose it for inclusion in the official Arch install media
(currently for this to be supported, that would only require two things:
the "python" and "aif" (or "aif-git") packages, which can be found on