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Bug#602131: Package: installation-reports

reassign 602131 grub2
forcemerge 599156 602131

Quoting peterwn (peterwn@paradise.net.nz):

> 1. Mirror failure. Note  ...   /debian//dists/squeeze ...   Also
> failed on Australian mirror - see log.
> Nov  1 07:27:58 choose-mirror[2859]: DEBUG: command: wget -q
> http://ftp.nz.debian.org/debian//dists/squeeze/Release -O - | grep
> -E '^(Suite|Codename):'
> Nov  1 07:27:58 choose-mirror[2859]: WARNING **: mirror does not
> support the specified release (squeeze)

That sounds like a broken mirror. NOthing the Debian Installer team
can really do about....

> 2. Grub installer identifies Windows XP on sda1 but does not create
> entry for it. It worked OK the first time I did a Squeese install
> after installing Windows. At that time there would have been a
> 'genuine' Microsoft MBR. It seems to me Grub2 will not create
> further entries if it detects an old Grub2 in the MBR.  (bugs 599156
> and 600484 seem to refer).

Indeed. Merging bugs (blindly as I'm out of net connection....so the
esult of my mege has to be checked).

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