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Re: debconf apt configurator



Previously Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> Okay, sounds good for the network part.  Regarding CD-ROM, I think it
> should *first* check in some reasonable locations on whether a CD-ROM
> is present.

Or a local copy on harddisk perhaps.. what the Linuxcare rescue CD does
is simply try to mount all standard devices (hd[a-d]*, sd[*, scd*). This
takes very little time, and since the kernel will autodetect iso9660 and
ext2 it works perfectly.

If you check for each mounted device it there is a /debian or /dists
directory you would probably have a simple method to detect CD's.

Wichert.

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