Re: Sparc d-i status
On Tue, Feb 24, 2004 at 04:22:34PM +0100, Thomas Poindessous wrote:
> > I also remember (was it Thomas? Blars? hmmm...) mentioning that the
> > fdisk udeb wasn't getting loaded for some reason. I'm hoping that the
> > whole partman thing will make this silently go away before we get there.
> in fact, there is no fdisk-udeb for sparc (bug #228444 ), and there is
> no support for sparc in partitioner ( bug #228518).
Lovely! I've applied the patch in 228518 to CVS and marked it pending.
(It obviously still needs fdisk-udeb).
Hmm... Why don't we just use parted for now, until a better solution
comes around? It's in the archive, and AFAICT supports Sparc. (ia64
uses it right now, too)
> we also need a silo-installer
Right. Any takers? =)