Bug#301343: debian-installer: serial console will only install in english
On Fri, Mar 25, 2005 at 12:30:16AM +0100, Florian Hars wrote:
> Package: debian-installer
> Severity: normal
> Tags: l10n
> I installed the current jigdo-snapshot an a PWS 500au, and if I
> set the console to serial (boot option 1, IIRC), everything works
> fine up to the dialog to select the language. It has lots of ÄÄÄÄ
> instead of horizontal lines (I can live with that), and has german
> selected (so it correctly read the information from SRM, nice). But
> if I actually select German as the language, he screen is cleaned
> twice and the installation hangs. If I either select English from
> the serial console, or German from the graphics console, everything
Thanks for reporting.
It has been reported before, but I'm neither able find it (quick) back.
the missing horizontal lines is a terminal (emulator) issue.
Choose another character set at that end of the serial line.