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Bug#55818: Nothing listed in task selector on install

On Fri, Jan 21, 2000 at 06:40:05PM -0700, Randolph Chung wrote:
> Hi
> > None of the installs I have done have ever listed anything when I got to
> > the step after the configuration of the base system where you are asked to
> > select what type of install.  This is the point where I assume you should
> > get choices like workstation, development, server, etc.
> eh? what version of boot-floppies were you testing with? which step do you
> mean? what's the output that you see, etc?

The problem will eventually solve itself. The default config in apt's
sources.list downloads the Packages file for "stable", which is currently
"slink" on the ftp servers. Slink does not contain any task-* packages, so
you get no listing at all.

Once potato is moved to stable this will fix it :)

/  Ben Collins  --  ...on that fantastic voyage...  --  Debian GNU/Linux   \
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