Bug#505243: Multiarch CD directly boots in the amd64 installer
On Tue, 2008-11-18 at 12:55 +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> (Switching to #505243 as that is the BR about the direct boot issue.)
> Hi Philip,
> On Tuesday 18 November 2008, Philip Hands wrote:
> > On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 01:51:37PM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> > > If others want to give it a try:
> > > http://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/unofficial/fjp/debian-50-amd64-i386
> > >-BC-1.iso
> > Just booted that under KVM -- it went straight through to a default
> > install without any menu or boot prompt.
> I've built a new image with a small, but relevant change. Could you try
> that please?
> If it works I have an idea for an alternative solution based on a
> different analysis of what the problem in syslinux may be. So, I'll have
> one more image to test then.
Could you check the md5sum of the image you have tested is one of the
the last two release listed below.
What CPU and kernel do you use?
I have tested two images "debian-50-amd64-i386-BC-1.iso", with kvm on
lenny-i386-on-i386-cpu and lenny-amd64-on-intel-core-2-duo:
2008-11-18 00:59 / 2cbb1cb9462896b50eed34bb47858631
(bug: duplicate default install in text.cfg)
2008-11-18 11:00 / 288d4aae033ecf74579d77647f411e04
(The one which properly uses ifcpu64.c32)