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Re: Draft release notes and errata for RC1 - please comment

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Geert Stappers wrote:
> Op 14-11-2006 om 08:12 schreef Sven Luther:
>> On Tue, Nov 14, 2006 at 05:55:54AM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
>>>>>   * IBM pseries on serial port : finish-install does not set the
>>>>> /etc/inittab serial console. You need to edit /etc/inittab and set
>>>>> your serial console by hand. (See #394970 for details).
>>> Don't think these are significant enough that they need to be mentioned.
>> Sure they are. the first one will mean that users will facing a serial console
>> with no getty waiting on it, and will think that the installtion went bad
>> (been there, users get really confused, even i needed some time to catch the
>> trick). Fixing this by chroting in the /target and adding the line by hand is
>> trivial, so putting this in the errata would have been of uttermost
>> importance.
> IMNSHO is the missing (serial) console a valuable errata item.

IYNSHO you never made it clear what you think :-D (or the clarity of the
sentence is missing :-) ). Is the item important enough to be an errata item?

I would say yes.

> That this is discussed under the subject
>  release notes AND errata for RC1
> leaves indeed room for a "tug of war" 

I don't think anybody is insane enough to engage in a tug of war over the release
notes and, IMO, your claim is somewhat insulting.

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