Bug#101642: dbootstrap_settings and proxy
Anthony Towns <email@example.com> 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....firstname.lastname@example.org.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>