Bug#679275: debian-installer: Debian installer fails when defining 10 or more partitions
the debian installer will fail to install the system with 10 or more
during the manual partitioning process.
This is due to the fact that the hard coded regexp for finding the first
the system will fail to return a single line, e.g. "[hs]da1" will return
After that the installation process will terminate itself and the system
will not boot,
since neither grub nor a proper boot partition have been initialized.
This is a bug that is not only present in debian but also most of its
*** Please consider answering these questions, where appropriate ***
* What led up to the situation?
* What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
* What was the outcome of this action?
* What outcome did you expect instead?
*** End of the template - remove these lines ***
-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash