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Bug#697868: debian-cd: cd 1 should install a network configuration tool

reassign 697868 tasksel

On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 11:24:53PM +0530, Praveen Arimbrathodiyil wrote:
>Package: debian-cd
>Version: 3.1.10
>Severity: important
>Dear Maintainer,
>   * What led up to the situation?
>Selected cd 1 of debian wheezy beta 4 version of the installer for
>   * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
>     ineffective)?
>I did not choose a network mirror for installation. I also did not chose to add
>more cds during installation.
>   * What was the outcome of this action?
>Installation completed, but there was no way to configure internet as I have a
>mobile broadband connection and neither network manager nor wvdial were
>installed by default.
>   * What outcome did you expect instead?
>A network configuration program should be there in the first cd as cds are
>preferred for offline installations and internet connection is configured later
>for basic internet usage.

Reassigning to tasksel - that's where the package lists are mostly

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
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