daily instal testing

Carl Karsten carl at personnelware.com
Sat Mar 19 15:07:11 CST 2005

 >>> It does not hit the floppy at all, and big surprise, doesn't respect
 >>> anything in /floppy/preseed.cfg.
 >> File preseeding doesn't take effect until after the language, country,
 >> and keyboard questions have been asked.
 > Correct.  But it doesn't take place after all of that either.  It stops
 > on "Configure the Network" which it seems should have been answered by :
 > d-i    netcfg/choose_interface select auto
 > d-i    netcfg/get_hostname    string unassigned-hostname
 > d-i    netcfg/get_domain    string unassigned-domain

I put the file on a usb stick, and this didn't work either:

         append preseed/file=/hd-media/preseed.cfg 
languagechooser/language-name=English countrychooser/shortlist=US 
kbd-chooser/method=us initrd=ubuntu-installer/i386/initrd.gz 
ramdisk_size=12890 root=/dev/rd/0 rw --

Carl Karsten

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