Re: Bug#505111: will suggest removal from testing
On Sat, 07 Aug 2010, Frans Pop wrote:
> On Saturday 07 August 2010, Neil McGovern wrote:
> > As there isn't a resolution in sight, I'll add a hint at the end of
> > August for the removal of the package unless there's significant
> > progress to fixing the issue.
> I still feel this is an overreaction as only the original reporter has ever
> seen the issue in practice. No one else has ever reported being affected
I have seen it happen, as well.
> by the issue. The described use case requires an combination of factors
> which is quite unlikely to occur in practice.
Fortunately. But the whole "automount" devices and partitions causes
problems on _other_ failure scenarios, too. It is just plain not safe
behaviour for rescue media.
"One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot