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Bug#381847: successful installation

reassign 381847 grub-installer
retitle 381847 Point user to syslog/VT4 if apt-install of grub fails
severity 381847 minor

On Monday 07 August 2006 13:16, Bjoern Boschman wrote:
> Comments/Problems:
> While installation I used a private mirror which was misconfigured.
> I got 403 when downloading grub or lilo, but the installer did not told
> something about misconfigured sources. Maybe the error message can be
> improved.

Strange that it did not fail during the download of other packages earlier 
in the installation.

It is not always possible to determine why something failed and display 
that to the user. In most cases we try to point the user to the syslog or 
VT4 to find out the exact reason for a failure.
I see that we don't in this case. Reassigning your report so that can be 

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