Bug#408818: d-i: needing parameter interface=eth0
Op 30-01-2007 om 02:45 schreef Phill Thorpe:
> On Mon, 2007-01-29 at 16:15 +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> > As far as I'm concerned, you still have not identified a real issue in the
> > installer.
> The real issue is that if I did not boot the installer with:
> install interface=eth1
> Then it definately would not have given me an ethernet connection
Seems you got an interresting challange with your hardware and d-i.
It does intrige me.
I would love to debug it, but I lack the hardware (and the time :-)
Thing where I would start, is adding several
statements in the udev scripts. You don't need to rebuild the installer
for that. Switch to the VT2 console and open there a shell.
Change the proper directory and modify the scripts with the editor 'nano'
The extra output will also be in the syslog file.
I'm looking forward to your follow-up.
Just use the reply-bottom, so it will go the Bugreport and, for this BR,
to debian-boot mailinglist.
 Yes, I should have done some research and provide the actual dirname.