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Re: Graphical D-I test install



On Thursday 19 October 2006 15:44, Eddy Petrișor wrote:
> True, this was not constructive... but honestly I didn't saw my remark 
> as "crapping on things";

I call this crapping on things:
> >> Is either that or having a great installer which sucks just because
> >> we have a _really_ crappy partitioner.

There is absolutely no basis to call partman "a _really_ crappy 
partitioner" and that that fact allone makes the whole installer "suck".
We get as many compliments for partman as comments that it could be easier 
to use.

> Weird, I am quite sure (since I was a little bit shocked about it) I 
> have heard this conversation about C++ support, while in Extremadura in
> January, and was between you and Sven. I have replied in the light of
> what I heard then. If this is incorrect, I apologize (still I wonder
> where from could I have heard such a claim, since I am sure I have
> heard it personally).

Sure, creation was requested, but the request to create the udebs was done 
by Sven without the agreement from the rest of the d-i team and even 
while he knew that people were in general opposed to the idea.

It was never acted on because the request had no support and the resulting 
udebs would never have been accepted in the installer.

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