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Re: Developer Behavior

On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 01:14:39PM -0800, John H. Robinson, IV wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 08:02:58AM +1100, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 12:54:08AM +1100, Russell Coker wrote:
> > > The thing is that a machine that can't load the correct kernel can be easily 
> > > fixed, just use another machine to dd a kernel to a floppy.
> > 
> > You really need the kernel you have compiled for your machine,
> > not just any kernel.
> if you were able to install the system, then the generic kernel should be
> able to work. at least enough to get youin to fix your LILO/GRUB.

True enough. It would be preferable if the packages were VERY VERY
careful in the first place. I wonder if it is really desirable
to have /etc/lilo.conf completely maintained through debconf?

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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