Bug#571715: [squeeze alpha1] debian-installer: rescue mode no longer works on a 32MB ram machine
reassign 571715 rescue
severity 571715 minor
On Saturday 27 February 2010, Holger Wansing wrote:
> On my Toshiba Satelite laptop with 32MB of ram, the rescue mode
> (text frontend) is not usable.
That's not so strange. The rescue mode has a lot of fairly heavy
dependencies to make it usable for all "normal" systems.
To do rescue on lowmem systems, you'll have to do things manually.
The only solution I see to avoid the out-of-memory error is simply to
refuse to load rescue mode on systems running in lowmem 2 and display a