Re: Debian Boot Floppies CVS: boot-floppies andersee
On Fri, Nov 26, 1999 at 10:26:50AM -0700, Erik Andersen wrote:
> On Fri Nov 26, 1999 at 06:08:47PM +0100, Hartmut Koptein wrote:
> > > > > We run it standalone now from the rescue disk, so you can test using the
> > > > ^^^^^^^^^^^
> > > > > same binary locally. This changed soon after the new busybox arrived since
> > > > > we shouldn't rely on it's internals.
> > > >
> > > > This is a step back then. With INCLUDE_DBOOTSTRAP=1 it _was_ possible to start
> > > > utilities/dbootstrap/dbootstrap and you saw the menus and to test it all.
> > > >
> > >
> > > I don't understand your concern. PReviously, you needed
> > > a special INCLUDE_DBOOTSTRAP=1 to induce dbootstrap to be
> > > a stand-alone executable. Now dbootstrap is _always_ a
> > > stand alone executable. How is that bad?
> > If i start dbootstrap i get an 'Segmentation fault'; As it was with the old
> > dbootstrap, if not with INCLUDE_DBOOTSTRAP=1.
> > So, to be sure: You all can go into utilities/dbootstrap and run 'dbootstrap'
> > and it works? With all menus, ... ?
> Ok. It segfaults. The segfault is unrelated to INCLUDE_DBOOTSTRAP:
> Hmm. For some reason msg = _("foo") is leaving msg=NULL. wierd.
I asked about this a while back when testing the "*_test:" rules in
dbootstrap. It segfaults because it can't find the *.trm files on your
installation. Somebody who understands this i18n stuff will hopefully
fix it. :)
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