Re: Bug#263573: xserver-xfree86: on alpha depends on read-edid which isn't there
On Wed, Sep 01, 2004 at 04:44:39AM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> reassign 263573 debian-installer
> On Thu, Aug 05, 2004 at 10:10:37AM +0200, Steffen Grunewald wrote:
> > Package: xserver-xfree86
> > Severity: normal
> > d-i fails to install Desktop environment due to lack of
> > installation candidate for read-edid.
> > There might be another missing dependency (a string containing
> > openoffice flashed before the dialog window came back) ...
> > may become a separate bug report as soon as I find out about
> > the details.
> Sounds like a d-i problem; contrary to your bug summary, xserver-xfree86
> *doesn't* depend on read-edid, because the package does not exist for the
> alpha architecture.
Sounds like an entirely different problem, then, not one to do with
debian-installer. The error displayed when read-edid doesn't exist is
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]