Re: [deb-installer] Failure at boot loader phase
Joey Hess wrote:
Nicolas Will wrote:
OK, so it finally worked, it just takes an awfuly long time, it says so
on the console, but I wasn't expecting it to be that long... Apparently
it is linked to the lack of floppy drive in my system.
This is fixed in the daily builds, grub-installer will not probe for a
floppy drive by default.
That floppy drive thing.... On the first choice of hardware detection, I
unchecked the floppy part. But then later on during the intall (at least
in expert mode) it just inserts the module without asking...and makes
grub even longer...
I don't know what would have loaded the floppy module behind your back
in expert mode.
I had the error messages on the consoles, so they must have been due to
Please excuse my confusion.
What about the lilo/devfs stuff?