Bug#279590: base-config: http/proxy fails to preseed
Quoting Paul Telford (email@example.com):
> > If you're installing from a CD and only hitting the network for security
> > updates then I suppoose this is due to #255651 which is not fixed in
> > sarge yet.
> I see, thanks. Any idea if it will make it into sarge before release?
It has to be tested...:-)
A few other fixes I added in the same base-config release were indeed
broken. So, some doubt may remain and I understand that Joey may be
reluctant in adding this fix to sarge's base-config.
That one is probably a bit safer, though.