Bug#243478: acknowledged by developer (Re: Bug#243478: 'grub-install --no-floppy' is to be provided for systems which have no floppy)
Dear Joey Hess,
Thank you for the fast answer.
I'm sorry about the tone. Really didn't mean it that way. I have big
respect for you guys.
That's great that you have already implemented it!
Thanks a lot!
Debian Bug Tracking System wrote:
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#243478: 'grub-install --no-floppy' is to be provided for systems which have no floppy,
which was filed against the grub-installer package.
It has been closed by one of the developers, namely
Joey Hess <email@example.com>.
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From: Joey Hess <email@example.com>
To: Helmut Rathgen <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Subject: Re: Bug#243478: 'grub-install --no-floppy' is to be provided for systems which have no floppy
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Helmut Rathgen wrote:
=3D> SUPPORT FOR THE '--no-floppy' OPTION OF 'grub-install' IS TO BE=20
IMPLEMENTED PROPERLY IN THE GRUB-INSTALLER PACKAGE to allow for=20
installation on machines which have no floppy (notebooks, servers,...)!
a. Please don't yell at us. Please don't dictate to us. I wouldn't
accept that behavior if you were my employer, and you're not.
b. It already is, in the dailys.
see shy jo
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