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Re: Distribution and support for Debian-502-i386-netinst

Goswin von Brederlow <goswin-v-b@web.de> writes:

> Steve McIntyre <steve@einval.com> writes:
>> Marc Haber wrote:
>>>On Thu, 17 Nov 2011 20:26:33 +0000, Ben Hutchings
>>><ben@decadent.org.uk> wrote:
>>>>I can't imagine why you would expect this to work.
>>>I wouldn't. The site was just surprised by the point release and did
>>>notice the deployment failure well before the announcement of the
>>>point release was received. This deployment setup has been in effect
>>>for a while, so I'd guess that this point release was the first to
>>>break compatibility between older kernel/initrd and current kernel
>>>udebs. If this is in fact the rule, I need to investgate why things
>>>used to work for years, but not having older point releases around any
>>>more, this is kind of hard to reproduce.
>> snapshot.debian.org is very helpful if you want to try to
>> reproduce/test this kind of thing.
> I have never tried so: Can you use that with debian installed? Does it
                                               debian installer
> have a menu entry for it or do you need to manually figure out the right
> url to give?
> MfG
>         Goswin

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