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Bug#64621: marked as done (Installing from network window don't show errors but silently restarts the installer)

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Subject: Installing from network window don't show errors but silently restarts the installer
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Package: boot-floppies
Version: 2.2.13-2000-05-04

Potato install on a 8M laptop from 2+3 floppies + network.

Probably due low memory or slow disk the network download starts,
and dies at some point (around 3MB downloaded data). The problem
is that it writes half screen of error messages... white on white. 
Then restarts the whole installer to the point "Welcome to the Debian

Neither the invisibe error message nor the restart without a comment
is pretty.

It does have the possibility to be caused by hardware problems. If you
see nothing unusual at the boot floppies code feel free to close this

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Subject: bugs fixed in the boot-floppies
From: Adam Di Carlo <adam@onshore.com>
Date: 12 Aug 2000 17:46:59 -0400
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This bug has been fixed as of boot-floppies 2.2.16, available in the
Debian potato release.  Please let us know if you still experience the
problem and we will reopen your bug.  Thanks!

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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