Bug#165550: boot-floppies: retrying installation of the base-system fails
* martin f krafft [Tue, Oct 22 2002, 05:26:27PM]:
> also sprach Eduard Bloch <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2002.10.22.1412 +0200]:
> > Well, are you talking about dbootstap? IIRC it warns you and recommends
> > to re-mkfs when an installed debian system has been found.
> Right, but when for some reason a previous install failed, I don't
> want to re-mkfs (it takes a long time), but rather retry the base
No, I won't say the B word. mke2fs needs << 20 secs for a sane sized
partition on any modern harddisk.
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