> 1. kernel-installer fails to link /target/boot/initrd.img* to
> /target/initrd.img; thus lilo fails to add initrd= line. And kernel
> image assumes /initrd.img; then lilo installation fails. I did the
> following after kernel install
This is a bug in the newer kernel packages. It is being worked on.
> 2. /target/etc/hostname is set to localhost; thus after rebooting
> menu choice, but before pressing return which installer request,
> edit hostname file to correct hostname.
I suspect this only happen on CD install. We are discussing if
hostname setting is the responsibility of debian-installer or
> 3. If your NIC is on the NIC menu list, then /target/etc/modules
> file is ok for the NIC; otherwise modules file is written with full
> path and module. Thus just like 2. before pressing return, strip
> the path to the module.
Sounds bad. Patches welcone. :)
> Except above minor bugs in the 1st stage installer, it is good to
> use as an installer. I really appreciate the effort of installer
> team. I have not found any bugs in the 2nd stage installer.
Sounds good. The second stage is the same as the one used in woody,
so it should be well tested. :)