Re: Bug#217503: Evil autopartkit should _NEVER_ _NEVER_ try to overwrite an unknown partition table
On Tue, Oct 28, 2003 at 07:18:30PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 28, 2003 at 06:55:35PM +0100, Gaudenz Steinlin wrote:
> I still think that the real problem is in the modularity of
> debian-installer. It is all nice to have a bunch of modules be used and
> have each provide a menu entry, but how do you guarantee structure and
> coherence of the entries ? I would like that someone (maybe me, but i am
> maybe not the best placed for it) made a analysis of what is really
> supposed to happen in the install process, and how the tasks are
> supposed to follow each others. I can make a begining of UML diagrams
> for it, if you like, altough i am not really aware of all the
> debain-installer details.
This would also be fantastic for install manual writing purposes. I
find it very difficult to understand, much less explain, how all the
pieces fit together.
I'm also attempting to understand the myriad of targets and images
that will be available, we'll have to explain to users how to choose
the one they need.
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