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Re: base*.tgz is gone, and why it's gone



On Sat, Jun 30, 2001 at 09:02:20PM +0200, Attila Nagy wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> > adduser is the first package debootstrap tries to fetch, so if things
> > are borked from the start you always get a message `cannot download
> > adduser' which can be a bit misleading in some circumstances.
> I forgot to run debootstrap manually, so next week I will try to do this,
> maybe it will be more informative than the installer.

unfortunatly it probably won't be.  dbootstrap reads all of
debootstrap's output and puts it into dialogs, you see pretty much the
same thing both ways.  

checking tty3 is always a good idea though since dbootstrap sends
extra info to syslog and syslog goes to tty3

-- 
Ethan Benson
http://www.alaska.net/~erbenson/

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