Re: My experience with d-i
On Tue, Nov 11, 2003 at 02:17:07PM -0500, Joey Hess wrote:
> Bill Allombert wrote:
> > The help screen [F3] says that 'net' is good for a network install, and
> > I wanted to test network install.
> IIRC, The help screens are from the boot-floppies and basically useless.
I suppose it is a bug worth reporting.
> > When I try 'Detect CD' it run 'Config network via DHCP' instead
> > and lock for two minutes.
> Doesn't make sense to me, there is no dependency there.
Sebastian explanation of the problem seems correct.
I suppose d-i should not retry a filed operation by itself,
especially one that is not mandatory.
Imagine a large red swirl here.