Re: S390 installation : what is DASD stuff?
In article <[🔎] 20031101082010.GU8213@mykerinos> firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
>While digging into debconf templates for "polishing" them, I found
>that one which looks like a kind a boot loader installer....
>Just need to be sure : what is "DASD configuration". The main menu
>entry says "DASD configuration" which I find very little
DASD is mainframe IBMese for Disk. (Direct access storage device)
Most english speakers won't know what it is either. It would probably
reduce confusion to replace DASD with disk, since I think even IBM
mainfraimers would understand that. (Non-disk DASD devices exist, but
are relitivly rare.)
Blars Blarson email@example.com
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