Re: Debian iso installation incorrectly sets sources.list
Steve McIntyre wrote:
>David Wright wrote:
>>On Wed 10 Jan 2018 at 11:34:57 (+0000), Steve McIntyre wrote:
>>> * if you've used a bigger (set of) image(s), then you most likely
>>> will want to use this again in the future. This is to support
>>> people using CD/DVD media sets for installations. We should
>>> probably drop this for the single-CD xfce media at least.
>>That sounds sensible …
>I've made this change now in my local copy of d-i and I'll be testing
Worked fine, so committed.
>>Perhaps /etc/apt/sources.list could have a one-line pointer to a text
>>file that explained the options available and how to achieve them.
>At the very least, to go with the change above I've added code to
>(conditionally) add the following comment in sources.list:
># This system was installed using small removable media
># (e.g. netinst, live or single CD). The matching "deb cdrom"
># entries were disabled at the end of the installation process.
># For information about how to configure apt package sources,
># see the sources.list(5) manual.
Also committed. Patches welcome for better wording...
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