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Bug#405169: installation-report: installation report: Fujitsu-Siemens Lifebook P7120 laptop



reassign 405169 choose-mirror
severity 405169 minor
retitle 405169 Better handle error when mirror is missing suite symlink
thanks

On Monday 01 January 2007 15:20, Lars Wirzenius wrote:
> Indeed I am, there is no testing symlink (there are stable, unstable,
> and oldstable symlinks, though, which is weird).
>
> > If that is the cause, it may be that we are not catching that case
> > correctly.
>
> That would seem to be the case, then.

This is an edge case, but one that could still be handled better.

The issue is that the first wget used to access the mirror will try
both the suite and the codename, while the second time it is assumed
suite will work because either access was successful.
However, if no symlink linking suite and codename is present, this
may fail.

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