On Thu, Jan 11, 2007 at 04:36:25PM -0500, Joey Hess wrote: > Martijn van Oosterhout wrote: > > I think I was aiming at either some indication of download speed, or > > some indication of the total data to be downloaded. Either would have > > told me that >half an hour of downloading was normal. > > Download speed is reported for the main portion of the install. Example: > > Retrieving file 11 of 22 (45s remaining) Ok, but that doesn't tell me if it's one megabyte of data downloading at 10K/s, or one gigabyte downloading at 10M/s. The difference is ofcourse marginal and not terribly important. It's just something I wondered. > > Cool. So it's not worth testing the latest image yet? I've got the > > machine to play with for a few days. > > The issue with X should be solved now, in the latest daily builds of the > installer. OK, I'll try it out and see if it works better. > > Final notes: > > - I selected "Database Server" in the tasksel and got postgres-7.4. > > Version 8.1 will be in etch. > > It's not clear to me which one is intended to be the production version > of postgres. The task currently simply pulls in the package named > "postgresql", which currently pulls in 7.4. If postgres's maintainer > would like it to do something different, he can let me know, or change > what postgresql depends on .. Hmm, postgresql is a transistional package which depends on version 7.4. I'm not sure if it's sensible to change that, given it may break people's machine. But indeed it's the maintainers call. Have a nice day, -- Martijn van Oosterhout <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://svana.org/kleptog/ > From each according to his ability. To each according to his ability to litigate.
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