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Bug#506302: Tried again in expert mode ...

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christian Perrier [mailto:bubulle@debian.org] 
> Sent: 21 November 2008 05:44
> To: Chris Carr; 506302@bugs.debian.org
> Subject: Re: Bug#506302: Tried again in expert mode ...
> Quoting Chris Carr (rantingman@gmail.com):
> > Contents of /var/log/installer attached for interest. 
> > 
> > I'll know for next time that 128M now counts as "low" memory for a
> > non-graphical install. 
> > 
> > Leaving bug open in case a dev decides that it might not be a memory
> > issue after all, or that 128M should not count as low.
> Yesterday, I was about asking you whether you were using the graphical
> installer or not...

No, I used the text installer on both occasions. 
> Still, the installer is expected to work well even on systems with
> much less memory than what you have (down to 32MB).

That's what I thought. 
> Of course, on 128MB systems, the lowmem mode is not called while in
> youor second test, you explicitely called it.
> I would suggest you do a third try *without* using the lowmem mode. Is
> that possible for you?

Yes, I could try that. Do you want me to try anything else different, or
just a straightforward non-expert install like I did the first time? 


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