boot floppies 2.2.7 available for testing
Boot-floppies 2.2.7 have been released, and need some testing. 2.2.7 is
mostly bugfixes, plus more changes to lbr/lilo prompting. Several of the
previous problems, like networking and DHCP, seem to have been fixed;
others, like PCMCIA, may still be a problem. We need some more problem &
success reports to figure out where to go and what to do from here. Much of
what Adam posted about the last release is still quite relevant:
> Debuggers should be using the 'debug' bootarg when booting. Other
> interesting bootargs are 'verbose' (for instance, if you don't want to
> retain 2.0 compat in your e2fs filesystems) and 'quiet' (tries to
> inhibit prompts whenever possible).
> Be sure to file bugs against the right package, such as base-config,
> modconf, kernel-image-2.2.14 or kernel-image-2.2.14-compact, etc.
> Comments and followup to firstname.lastname@example.org please.
Bear in mind that the boot-floppies install can be tested by anyone with a
100 mb or so swap partition that you can do a test install onto, or a spare
partition or hard drive.
see shy jo
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