Bug#237169: install report: base system does not install for 20040308 installer
--On Saturday, March 13, 2004 15:57:18 -0500 Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I looked again at your report, and one possibility is some breakage that
> was present in base-installer on or about March 9th. That took a while
> to get moved into testing, and I think it happened yesterday. The fixed
> version is on debian.mirrors.pair.com now. I expect this will probably
> fix your problem.
You are correct. I can no longer reproduce the problem with a /home