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Re: [Debconf-discuss] Speeding up the installer

[shirish शिरीष]
> Interesting. While I see that it both has an upside as well as
> downside, has anybody tried any non-scientific runs to see how much
> difference does it make in an actual install using that option ?

I did some years ago on a slow machine, see
<URL: http://people.skolelinux.org/pere/blog/Speeding_up_the_Debian_installer_using_eatmydata_and_dpkg_divert.html >
for the numbers.

> Another query, is the eatmydata-udeb available in net install image ?

No idea.  But it will be fetched from the network if it isn't on the
image, I believe.

Happy hacking
Petter Reinholdtsen

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