Quoting Martin Michlmayr (firstname.lastname@example.org): > * Timo Jyrinki <email@example.com> [2008-07-21 21:53]: > > Only possible problem during installation I hit was that I wasn't > > able to choose Finnish as installation language. Maybe a feature of > > this installation method, not a bug? At one point there was > > possibility to choose language, I think - it asked for the > > continent and country but then continued when I selected Finland > > without giving a choice of language. After the installation, I ran > > dpkg-reconfigure locales manually. > > Christian, can you comment on this? I always forget what the > implications of exluding localechooser from the initrd are. Normally, when localechooser is added, you should then get the prompt for language+country. Which is partly what Timo had, as he mentions being prompted for continent+country. (IIRC, this happens at a later step while in "normal" installs this happens at the very beginning of course) localechooser was quite deeply revamped during the etch->lenny release cycle so it could be likely that, for some reason, the language question is not asked....which is probably not really intended but just something not enough tested when localechooser was modified.
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