Bug#69793: IBM PC Server 320 (MCA/PCI Pentium) cannot boot
- To: Adam Di Carlo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Cc: email@example.com
- Subject: Bug#69793: IBM PC Server 320 (MCA/PCI Pentium) cannot boot
- From: era eriksson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Mon, 4 Sep 2000 11:12:15 +0300 (EET DST)
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Sorry for taking time to reply -- been on vacation ...
On 26 Aug 2000 19:46:42 -0400, Adam Di Carlo <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> era eriksson <email@example.com> writes:
>> The instructions in the installation manual specifically say to
>> submit a bug report against boot-floppies if you can't manage to
>> get it running.
> Sure. But kernel issues just get redirected to the kernel. I don't
> like confusing users by putting in too much "real-world"
>> I'll gladly try to figure out how to submit a bug report against
>> the installation manual if that's what you're implying. (But as
>> I'm not very intimately familiar with the Debian organization, I
>> bet somebody else could find the exact coordinates for the currect
>> GNATS category much faster than I could ...)
> Ok, well, boot-floppies is the right package to report bugs in the
> install manual.
I think we're in phase error here. Without going back and checking
exactly who said what (I've moved old mail off-line already, checking
is not a big problem but I feel it's not worth the effort, and not the
central thing here anyway), I'm talking about why I was submitting
this to boot-floppies in the first place. You said something I
interpreted as a mild flame for sending this to the wrong place, and
my reply to that is that I was simply following instructions. If
that's still a problem then the instructions are wrong, and I'll
gladly resubmit this as a bug report against those instructions.
Hope this helps clear things up (more than it confuses things further :-)
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