Bug#258136: Allow "reboot" action to halt instead
Quoting Matt Zimmerman (email@example.com):
> Package: di-utils-reboot
> Severity: wishlist
> Tags: patch
> I find it convenient sometimes (especially when using UML) to have d-i halt
> the system as its final step, rather than rebooting it. Rebooting in UML
> re-execs the kernel with exactly the same command line, which causes the
> installer to be started, rather than booting from the installed system.
> I could also see this being useful for embedded systems, where it is
> sometimes common to perform the first stage of installation and then stop,
> shipping an image which will be configured by the end user after flashing it
> into a device such as a PDA.
> Anyway, here's a patch:
Why not really use the proposed template, at low (or medium?) priority?
This requires having it translated (and thus will lower our wonderful
statistics...:-))) but it may be wroth it and, anyway, if it is not
translated for some languages, this is far from being important as
this is a low priority template