Bug#292866: locales listing incorrect when installing Sarge
reassign 292866 debian-installer
At Sun, 30 Jan 2005 13:32:08 -0500,
Jonathan Wang wrote:
> When installing Sarge using debian-installer RC2 and with default
> locale set to none, the dialog "Configuring locales" prompting for
> which locales to generate lists as the first item "Usage:
> /usr/sbin/validlocale <locale>" and is selected by default. Attempting
> to continue installation with this item selected succeeds until the
> system reboots and packages begin to be installed, at which point the
> post-installation script for locale fails (presumably because it tried
> to auto-generate the locale "Usage...").
> Dropping into a shell, running dpkg-reconfigure --force locale and
> deselecting the "Usage..." selection allows locale to install cleanly.
IIRC that problem should be fixed in the recent d-i version. But I
don't confirm it, so I reassign it to debian-boot people.
debian-installer team, could you look at this bug?