Bug#587493: choose-mirror: Strange wget error message in the installation log
On Tuesday 29 June 2010, Frans Pop wrote:
> > > NACK. The errors are too useful to suppress.
> > I disagree. The error in question is almost useless. There is no way
> > to see which URL was missing, and the message show up in the wrong
> > location in the log. A useful error message would make it possible to
> > figure out what is wrong. This one do not. :(
Note that the order of the errors does match the order of calls. Together
with other info I've always been able to match things up properly.
I agree (and said so in my initial reply) that the current situation is not
ideal, but that does not make the errors useless.