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Bug#252425: man-db causes install to fail

Package: debian-installer
Severity: important
Tags: sid

This report pertains to the beta4 and tc1 versions of the
debian-installer as run on a ppc.

The 'dpkg --configure man-db' step fails in the installation, which
causes the 'Install base system' step to fail. My work-around was to use
console #2 and insert 'exit 0' at the top of
/var/lib/dpkg/info/man-db.postinst in between the package being
extracted and the configuration being run. Making the postinst script
not run causes installation to complete successfully.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: ppc
Kernel: Linux 2.4.25-powerpc
Locale: LANG=en_AU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_AU.UTF-8

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