Re: Smooth Debian Installer Experience
On Sat, Oct 09, 2004 at 02:33:47PM -0500, Adam Majer wrote:
> Colin Watson wrote:
> >On Sat, Oct 09, 2004 at 12:48:27AM +0200, Tilo Schwarz wrote:
> >>Just one remark: When I was asked to enter a package server I would have
> >>liked to enter my local package repository (with all the base stuff in
> >>it), but either I couldn't or I didn't see it. But, never mind ...
> >Scroll up to the top of the country list and you'll see "enter
> >information manually".
> Not to nitpick here, but shouldn't options like "None of the above" be
> at the end of a list? Generally, the idea of picking something from a
> list is to go though the list, and if not found, to select "Not on this
> list" item. This means you start at the beginning of a list, and go
> towards the end.
I couldn't find it until after I'd read a desrcription of how to.
I'd given up in fact. Perhaps there is a usability problem here.
Perl 6 will give you the big knob. -- Larry Wall