Bug#568381: debconf segfauls with DEBIAN_FRONTEND=text
On Thu, Feb 04, 2010 at 08:07:50PM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> On Thursday 04 February 2010, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> > Marko Jung reported that d-i segfaults when you use
> > DEBIAN_FRONTEND=text. I can reproduce this.
> I've traced this to Colin's commit that adds the "passthrough" frontend
> (r59807). If I revert that the text frontend works fine again.
> It may possibly have something to do with the progress bar STEP increasing
> to a value higher than the specified maximum, but that's a guess.
> Someone more at home in C than I will have to look deeper than that.
> Colin, do you have time?
I should have time today. Grabbing a current image now.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]