Re: No floppy drive - sarge
* Petter Reinholdtsen
| Yes, the hw-detect package from the ddetect source will always try to
| load the floppy module. This is because I believe it can not always
| be automatically detected, and we need this module loaded on machines
| with a floppy drive to be able to load more udebs from floppy.
Most systems shouldn't need a floppy at all.. loading the floppy
module causes some problems om laptops without floppy drives, but with
a floppy controller as well.
| Please register it as a bug against the package hw-detect. I do not
| know how to solve it properly yet. The missing floppy station should
| on the other hand not make the HW detection step fail, so if this is
| the case we can try to solve that first.
I think we should stop autoloading the floppy module.
Tollef Fog Heen ,''`.
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