Bug#250285: Usability: 'Start PCMCIA Card services' question
On Friday 21 May 2004 22:33, Joey Hess wrote:
> Frans Pop wrote:
> > The answer to this question should default to 'no' instead of 'yes'.
My 2 cents (well, 4 in this case):
1. I would guess most installations are on desktops or servers that don't
2. Starting PCMCIA on systems that don't support it (and even on systems that
do) may cause freezes and other unwanted effects.
3. Even a lot of laptops supporting PCMCIA don't really need it activated
during first stage installation (e.g. if they have an onboard/internal
4. In general I think things should be started by consciously choosing 'yes'
instead of by people hitting the default because they don't properly read or
don't understand the question.