Bug#985853: debian-installer: Whitespace before a commented line in preseed file causes line to be parsed
Control: tags -1 + pending
Holger Wansing, le sam. 10 avril 2021 12:32:57 +0200, a ecrit:
> Charles Curley <email@example.com> wrote (Thu, 25 Mar 2021 12:06:32 -0600):
> > On Thu, 25 Mar 2021 10:49:06 -0400
> > firstname.lastname@example.org (Lennart Sorensen) wrote:
> > > Well none of the examples ever have spaces before # for comments.
> > > The documentation page you linked to doesn't even mention comments at
> > > all. I would agree that perhaps it should. I have certainly
> > > encountered file types before where comments had to have # at the
> > > start of the line.
> > May I suggest inserting the following as the last bullet point item at
> > the top of "B.3. Creating a preconfiguration file" the following:
> > A comment consist of a line which *starts* with a sharp character ("#")
> > and extends the length of that line.
> > https://www.debian.org/releases/stable/i386/apbs03.en.html
> > The emphasis on the word "starts" should probably be italics, or, in
> > HTML, <em></em>.
> Re-assigning to installation-guide