Bug#378790: Latest Etch installer fails to load device mapper
> No, replies come from whoever looks at your report and decides to follow
> up on it. Depending on the way the reply is done, the answer may come
> from *@b.d.o, but that is more the exception than the rule.
I didn't know that. It explains why the following ...
> To be honest, the way you seem to be handling mail is not really the best
> way if you want to participate in a community-driven open source project.
... is correct. In future I'll use my gmail address for bug stuff.
> If you really want to contribute, you should probably subscribe to the
> debian-boot mailing list for a while. I'll warn you though that that is a
> fairly high-trafic list.
I have resisted this for a long time as I do not like mailing lists and
would far rather use a web forum ... but to show willing I have subscribed.
> I suggest you start with the following links:
> - http://wiki.debian.org/DebianInstaller has various pages/links with
> useful information
> - http://people.debian.org/~fjp/talks/debconf6/paper/
Wow, this will keep me occupied for a while. Thanks for the links.
> About dmraid in the installer, see this thread on the mailing list:
> - http://lists.debian.org/debian-boot/2005/11/msg00297.html
This is a very encouraging thread. I have attempted to resurrect it.
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