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Re: firefox-37, where to put



Quoting Gene Heskett (gheskett@wdtv.com):
> 
> 
> On Thursday 02 April 2015 19:20:50 Lisi Reisz wrote:
> > On Thursday 02 April 2015 22:35:29 Gene Heskett wrote:
> > >  /home is just a directory on / here since the broken
> > > installer will not do it any other way.
> >
> > I know that it has been said before, but there may be people new to
> > the list reading this.  I used the same "broken" installer, and my
> > /home is separate from /.
> >
> > Lisi
> 
> I appreciate that you have done that Lisi, but this hybrid.iso from 
> linuxcnc.org, downloadable from a link right one on the front page, and 
> using the wheezy repos for updates, simply cannot be beaten into 
> submission to do that.
> 
> Regardless of the mechinations I have tried, it plain and simply loops 
> back to the partition drive screen if you do not just let it do what it 
> wants to do, which is two real partitions, one for /, and one for swap 
> at 2x the memory it finds in the machine. ANYTHING else you try to do 
> and it loops back to restart the drive partitioning again. I even tried 
> to prepartition the drive with other tools, but none of those settups 
> were recognized by the installers partitioner.  This hybrid install iso, 
> can also function when written to a usb key, but this now elderly Asus 
> M2N-SLI Deluxe mobo's latest #1701 bios cannot be booted from usb.

WHAT? Are you telling us that the "Broken Installer" that was the
subject of long discussions from 20th January to 9th February,
the installer that you've been badmouthing on the slightest
provocation ever since, is *not* the Debian installer?

Cheers,
David.


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