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Bug#419211: d-i fails in fetching "Release.gpg" in netboot install of etch r0

Package: installation-reports

Boot method: network
Image version: http://cdimage.debian.org/debian-cd/4.0_r0/i386/iso-dvd/
Date: 14 April 2007, 10 AM
Machine: HP Compaq
Processor: Pentium D
Memory: 1024 MB
Partitions: Did not reach this stage.
Output of lspci -nn and lspci -vnn: Did not reach this stage.

Base System Installation Checklist:
[O] = OK, [E] = Error (please elaborate below), [ ] = didn't try it

Initial boot:           [O]
Detect network card:    [O]
Configure network:      [O]
Detect CD:              [O]
Load installer modules: [E]
Detect hard drives:     [ ]
Partition hard drives:  [ ]
Install base system:    [ ]
Clock/timezone setup:   [ ]
User/password setup:    [ ]
Install tasks:          [ ]
Install boot loader:    [ ]
Overall install:        [ ]

Comments/Problems: The d-i says it fails to download a valid Release.gpg file from the mirror specified.

I am installing the Debian etch 4.0 r0 onto HP machines through network install (PXE boot with DHCP/tftp).
Everything goes alright until it (netboot d-i) tries to fetch the "Release.gpg" file from the mirror which is just
another machine running sarge in a LAN. In reality, the ISO (DVD) that I have mounted at the HTTP mirror
does not have any "Release.gpg" file in the specified directory.

The path is:

wget "debian/dists/etch/Release.gpg"

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