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Bug#67771: modconf or not?

On Thu, Aug 17, 2000 at 02:27:15PM -0400, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> Martin Schulze <joey@finlandia.Infodrom.North.DE> writes:
> > The bug has some connection to the boot-floppies since it happens
> > through the boot-floppies/base-system.  Something is different
> > with whiptaill when using the root.bin and using base2_2.tgz.
> > Both is under control of boot-floppies.
> If whiptail isn't working under the base system, that seems pretty
> clearly to be a whiptail bug.
> > I'd still call it critical and we have to deal with it, people
> > aren't able to use modconf *after* installation.  This is a showstopper.
> I still think it should be reassigned against whiptail....  I don't
> know what boot-floppies could be doing to cause the problem...
> I've cc'd the whiptail maintainer for comments.

I'd have to run some tests to find what's going on. I think there may
be some problems with /dev/{tty*,console} handling.

Enrique Zanardi					ezanardi@id-agora.com

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