Re: Little preseed questions
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On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 11:46:55PM +0100, Philip Hands wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 07:01:37PM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> > On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 08:13:41AM +0200, MaTa wrote:
> > > Hello
> > >
> > > Please, I need some (little) help in some preseeds. I'm searching for this
> > > questions in documentation and I havn't found anything. Would you say if
> > > exist some preseed (or preseeds) to get:
> > >
> > > a) Save the installationlog log (/var/log/syslog and partman files) in
> > > some location
> > The package that does this is save-logs; I think what you want is
> > save-logs/menu = mounted file system, and then save-logs/directory =
> > /target/root or something.
> Erm, doesn't that all end up in /var/log/installer/ on the installed
> system by default (or have I been imagining that all these years ;-)
Darn, you're right. I swore I looked for that on a couple of
recently-installed machines and it wasn't there, but it's on all the
machines I've just looked at now.
Defintely better to look there instead of faffing around with preseeding.