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Re: Bug#964248: base-installer: Pass "--extra-suites=unreleased" to debootstrap on ports arches

On 8/17/20 10:33 AM, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> John Paul Adrian Glaubitz, le lun. 17 août 2020 10:24:59 +0200, a ecrit:
>> On 7/4/20 1:32 PM, наб wrote:
>>> This fixes, e.g., hurd installs from mini ISOs,
>>> which require libp11-kit0 from unreleased for a functioning apt.
>> I'm not sure I understand this way of addressing this issue.
>> The proper way is obviously to fix the p11-kit package, not hack debian-installer
>> to include packages from "unreleased" which is not a regular package archive.
> That wasn't actually the reason that convinced me to commit this. See my
> other mail.

What I'm seeing is that an issue that affects Hurd only is fixed with a method
which affects all other architectures from Debian Ports. And that change wasn't
properly tested either.

>> And if you need to build custom CD images which include custom packages, you
>> can just do that with debian-cd [1].
> That does not work for the mini iso.

That's unfortunate, but it's not particularly difficult to build custom Debian CD
image for architectures from Debian Ports due to the various improvements we made
in debian-cd.


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