Bug#593811: debian-installer: DHCP requests restart Livebox modem/router
On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 08:30:32AM +0200, Alain rpnpif wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 21, 2010 at 11:24:18AM -0400, Christian PERRIER wrote:
> > You may want to use a daily built net*boot* image. These are linked
> > from http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-installer/. More specifically:
> > i386: http://people.debian.org/~joeyh/d-i/images/daily/netboot/mini.iso
> > amd64: http://d-i.debian.org/daily-images/amd64/daily/netboot/mini.iso
> I must fix the title : The Livebox always restarts when dhcp requests are made
> on the first time by installer ; the Livebox is not resetting as I wrote (it
> does not loss its settings restarting), but no matter, it is an important bug.
Of your Livebox, yes, of debian-installer no. The only thing we can try
to do is workaround the issue. But first of all we have to determine if
the bug has been introduced by a new firmware of your Livebox or a new
version of debian-installer.
> I confirm this bug with the daily mini.iso of today (2010-08-23) from joeyh.
> I still can not find an old iso from July to try.
You can fine one here:
Aurelien Jarno GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73