Re: Still with us -- Re: Bug#684265: (installation-reports: yaboot.conf missing existing root partitions -- sources.list still has deb cdrom from installation)
On Aug 18, 2012, at 2:02 AM, Rick Thomas wrote:
I just downloaded and burned the PowerPC Netinst CD and did an
install with it.
Daily build #3 for powerpc, using installer build from sid
This build finished at Fri Aug 17 09:39:24 UTC 2012.
The first problem noted in bug#684265 is still there -- the
installer still does not put the existing root partitions into the
When I installed os-prober and ran it on the installed system, it
found and listed the existing root partitions, as expected. So the
problem is in the installer, not os-prober...
Attached is a (hopefully) relevant extract from the installation
I'd love to see if I can figure out what's causing this and work up a
patch, but I have no clue as to where to begin.
Can somebody please show me a pointer to the code in the installer
where this is done?