Bug#281907: Install report
On Thu, 2004-18-11 at 13:14 -0500, Joey Hess wrote:
> Andrew Phillips wrote:
> > I get video corruption right after the preseed is downloaded. This goes
> > away after changing consoles. Could be just this box, haven't tried
> > others.
> IIRC someone else reported this and he was preseeding something that was
> not wise to preseed, but I forget what.
Ahh! Found it!
debconf debconf/frontend select Gnome
I'll move this to my late_command.
> > The following partman recipe should create /boot, / and swap as primary
> > partitions, only the first two are created as primary. This is forgivable
> > though. :)
> Maybe it doesn't support swap on a primary partition. Since none of the
> standard recipes try to do that, it would be an easy oversight.
If you rearrange it so that it's /boot swap /, it puts / in an extended.
Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sda1 * 1 31 248976 83 Linux
/dev/sda2 32 280 2000092+ 82 Linux swap
/dev/sda3 281 2213 15526822+ f W95 Ext'd (LBA)
/dev/sda5 281 2213 15526791 83 Linux
It looks like it wants to throw stuff into extended when you have more
than two. This isn't really a problem for me though, I'll just have to
make up an answer when people ask me about it. :)
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