Bug#845401: debian-installer: auto=true not working
On 14500 March 1977, Andrey Yarkov wrote:
> I added the following to kernel parameters on Jessie-8.6.0 official installation DVD-1
> auto=true url=http://my.ip.addr.ess/preseed.cfg
> but I got asked keyboard or locale related questions anyway.
As expected, happens to network boot installs too.
> Could it be that the delaying functionality got lost?
I've always had to preseed the various questions asked before network is
available too. d-i offers a feature just for this: A series of short
options for the kernel commandline, see its documentation. If you set
them, it will run without asking anything.