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Bug#202562: yaboot-installer partition description

On Tue, 2003-08-19 at 09:58, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> > The current implementation uses "/dev/some_devfs_path (Typ:
> > disk_model_description)" as the debconf value. This value is passed
> > to yabootconfig directly as an argument wich should be the path to
> > the boot partition, but the whole string is obviously not a correct
> > path, the path is only part of it. To make this work you have to
> > omit the model description and only show the devfs path.
> Would it not be better to display the extended info, and strip it away
> before passing it to yabootconfig?
I was looking into this today and noticed that I could make use of the
logic in partconf/find-parts.c. Is it possible to move everything of
function get_all_partations and its "dependencies" to
libdebian-installer? Probably it could be useful to other things.

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