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Re: cvs commit to debian-installer/tools/prebaseconfig/debian by tfheen

* Joey Hess 

| Debian Boot CVS Master wrote:
| >   Don't fail if umount fails.
| >   touch /target/root/dbootstrap_settings, to avoid base-config looping
| >   Change build-deps to build-deps-indep
| So the deal is that base-config needs some way to know it is running as
| the second-stage installer, vs being run manually after the install.

I understand that.

| dbootstrap_settings was convienent. I hope that for debian-installer a
| better means of communication with base-config can be set up; like just
| copying over the cdebconf database so I can use some of the answers
| given during the first-stage installation.

it will copy those over -- this is just a band-aid; else we've had
reports that base-config loops.  I'll get the debconf integration into
place, probably using debconf-copydb or similar.

Tollef Fog Heen                                                        ,''`.
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are      : :' :
                                                                      `. `' 

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