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Installing chapter in the release notes



Hello -boot people,

(Cc debian-doc for information)

I don't know if there will be a d-i Stretch RC 3, but I would like to
complete the "installing" chapter of the release notes.

I have already done some easy update [1]:
* ports: mips64el added and none removed
* i586 bumped to i686
* Graphical installer by default in supported arches
* No new languages

I have seen some important news:
* multiarch default is now amd64
* ifname instead of mac address
* Full CD sets were removed
* Almost all alternative options for CD#1 were removed,
  since the installer gives en easy choice of desktop selection during
  task selection, since Jessie. 
  Only Xfce CD#1 remains as a single-CD desktop system. 
* Produce two beeps when booted with grub instead of one,
  so the user knows he has to use the grub way to edit entries.
* Install MATE desktop by default when brltty or espeakup is used in
  d-i.
* Add HTTPS support

Please comment if I forgot something you think is important, or if I
add something that is not.

Also, I'd like to know if the sentence about UEFI:
"Note that this does not include support for UEFI Secure Boot." is
still valid.

I intend to send the attached patch in the ddp svn next week-end if
nobody complains.

Thanks for your feedback.
Baptiste

[1]https://anonscm.debian.org/viewvc/ddp/manuals/trunk/release-notes/en/installing.dbk?r1=10852&r2=11356

Index: en/installing.dbk
===================================================================
--- en/installing.dbk	(révision 11399)
+++ en/installing.dbk	(copie de travail)
@@ -185,6 +185,68 @@
   </listitem>
 </varlistentry>
 
+<!-- new in Stretch-->
+<varlistentry>
+<term>Multi-arch images now default to amd64</term>
+<listitem>
+<para>
+Since 64-bits PC become more common, the default architecture 
+on multi-arch images is now amd64 instead of i386.
+</para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+
+<!-- new in Stretch-->
+<varlistentry>
+<term>ifname instead of mac address</term>
+<listitem>
+<para>
+The installer and the installed systems will now use ifnames by default
+instead of mac for network interface names.
+</para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+
+<!-- new in Stretch-->
+<varlistentry>
+<term>Full CD sets removed</term>
+<listitem>
+<para>
+The full CD sets are not build anymore. The DVD images are still available
+as the netinst CD image.
+</para>
+<para>
+Also, as the installer now gives an easy choice of desktop selection within
+tasksel, only Xfce CD#1 remains as a single-CD desktop system.
+</para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+
+<!-- new in Stretch-->
+<varlistentry>
+<term>Acessibility in the installer and the installed system</term>
+<listitem>
+<para>
+The installer produce two beeps instead of one when booted with grub,
+so the user knows he has to use the grub way to edit entries.
+</para>
+<para>
+MATE desktop is the default desktop when brltty or espeakup is used in debian-installer.
+</para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+
+<!-- new in Stretch-->
+<varlistentry>
+<term>Add HTTPS support</term>
+<listitem>
+<para>
+Support for HTTPS has been added to the installer, allowing to download
+packages from https mirrors.
+</para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+
 </variablelist>
 </section>
 

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