Bug#133882: boot-floppies: dbootstrap hangs after installing base system
On Thu, 2002-02-14 at 12:02, Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pena wrote:
> Looking into the process table shows up to eximp processes,
> one with '-Mc' options and one with '-oem -oi -f <>' options.
> Killing this processes makes the base installation finish properly and
> continue with the next step (Configure boot/Reboot/boot floppy).
> Why is exim running after installation of the base system?
> Could it freeze because it's trying to send an email somewhere (even
> in the local system) and the system is not physically connected to the
Seems likely. Maybe it's trying to deliver a note from debconf or
something. Would you look in the mail spool (/var/spool/exim/input) and
find out what the message actually is?