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Bug#273378: Bug#272562: [patch] make debian-installer/framebuffer=false work as documented

Am Sa, 25. Sep 2004, 17:34:13 +0200 schrieb Geert Stappers:
> On Sat, Sep 25, 2004 at 04:35:22PM +0200, J? Fahlke wrote:
> > Am Sa, 25. Sep 2004, 10:14:07 +0200 schrieb Geert Stappers:
> > > When http://www.stappers.nl/gst/dists/unstable/main/installer-sparc/current/images/sparc64/netboot/
> > > has boot.img newer as 21 september, then I was able to update it from here[1].
> > 
> > I tested that. 
> > The short story: the menu now comes up in the plain framebuffer (no bogl). 
> Does that mean:
> * OK, now it works as documented.
> or
> * Sorry, still the original problem.
> Please, be explicite about it.

It works as documented in the Installation Manual, section
5.2.1. "Debian Installer Parameters".

That means setting debian-installer/framebuffer=false has an effect

> I get arabic characters when I install on a Ultra 5 with onboard graphics.

Fine.  My concern was that the patch changes the default from "lets
see if we have a framebuffer and are on a VC" to "never use the
frambuffer unless debian-installer/framebuffer=true is given on the
commandline".  But that does not seem to be the case.


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