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Bug#260795: marked as done ([d-i] install report)

Your message dated Wed, 08 Sep 2010 03:58:41 +0000
with message-id <E1OtBo1-00068b-PM@ravel.debian.org>
and subject line Closing old installation report #260795
has caused the Debian Bug report #260795,
regarding [d-i] install report
to be marked as done.

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Package: installation-reports

Debian-installer-version: 2004/07/20 http://cdimage.debian.org/pub/cdimage-testing/sarge_d-i/i386/20040720/sarge-i386-netinst.iso
uname -a: 2.6...
Date: 2004/07/21
Method: Boot-CD (try to install on SATA hard disk)
Machine: Shuttle SN85G4V2 - Mainboard: FN85 (nVidia nForce 3 150)
Processor: Athlon64 3200+ (CG-Steping(AR))
Memory: 1024 MB
Root Device: Samsung Spinpoint SATA harddrive on a Silicon Image SiI 3512 Controller Root Size/artition table: in this order: 1. two NTFS partitions, 2. one FAT32 partition, 3. three ext3 partitions 4. swap partition
Output of lspci: ?

Base System Installation Checklist:

Initial boot worked:    [O]
Configure network HW:   [O]
Config network:         [O]
Detect CD:              [O]
Load installer modules: [O]
Detect hard drives:     [E]
Partition hard drives:  [E]
Create file systems:    [E]
Mount partitions:       [ ]
Install base system:    [ ]
Install boot loader:    [ ]
Reboot:                 [ ]
[O] = OK, [E] = Error (please elaborate below), [ ] = didn't try it


The Silicon Image SiI 3512 wasn't detected by the installer. But after a 'modprobe sata_sil' the hard disk detection works. But random crashes occur by hard disk access. So, formatting some partitions causes a system hang-up. (Note: The sata_sil driver on the gentoo live CD 2004.1-amd64 works fine for me!)

Another issue: Menus of the d-i displayed disturbed. I think, I've tested a unlucky daily build.

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We are closing this installation report for one of the following
- it was reported with a pre-lenny version of Debian
- indications in the installation report give the feeling that
  the reported problem waslying in another software, unrelated to
  D-I, which we can't easily identify.
- indications in the installation report suggest that it may have been
  fixed in a more recent version of a D-I component
- it was successful and we forgot closing it..:-)
- it has no information we consider useful

The D-I team is currently in the process of cleaning out the old spool
of installation reports that haven't bene processed yet. 

In case you think that the problem you reported has chances to be
still present, please reiterate your installation test with
a more recent image of D-I, if you're in position of doing this.

You'll find daily builds at
http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-installer. We recommend you choose
the netboot image, in the "daily builds section", then choose to
install "squeeze" when prompted.

If some problems are found, please report them with a new bug sent
against installation-reports.

Many thanks for your understanding and your help improving Debian,
past and present.

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