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Bug#101642: dbootstrap_settings and proxy



Anthony Towns <aj@azure.humbug.org.au> writes:

> On Thu, Jun 21, 2001 at 07:03:39PM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> > Stephen R Marenka wrote:
> > > This solution doesn't account for debootstrap's ability to install old
> > > distributions such as potato (will be) and slink.
> > I have no intention of trying to support installs of achived versions of
> > debian in apt-setup and base-config. AJ can do anything he wants to in
> > debootstrap, it might even be generally useful to be able to make a
> > potato chroot, but I do not see the point of using woody boot floppies
> > to install potato or sid.
> 
> potato and slink support in debootstrap are as much proof of concept
> as anything. They might be useful for people doing backports to those
> architectures maybe.

I agree.  We shall tear these out.  No point in including these, and
I find that giving the user useless options that they shouldn't select
is bad juju.

-- 
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onshore.com.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>




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