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Bug#505609: loader varialbe in kernel maintainer scripts

On Thu, 17 Jun 2010 21:02:54 -0400 (EDT), Ben Hutchings wrote:
> I'm sorry, you're right.  Most of the other variables at the top of the
> postinst script can be overridden by /etc/kernel-img.conf, but not this
> one.  Given that, I think you are right that the 'historical' bootloader
> setting should be restored in an update to lenny.

Great!  What about Squeeze?  It still supports creating the initial RAM
file system and updating symlinks via variables in /etc/kernel-img.conf.
Doesn't it make sense to allow the historical boot loader code to work
as well?

  .''`.     Stephen Powell    
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