CD optimization

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Sat Sep 18 22:50:09 UTC 2004

On Sat, Sep 18, 2004 at 10:38:47PM +0000, John wrote:

> So far, I keep coming back to find it waiting with some silly Q instraid 
> of getting on with it. Or congratulating me on my wonderful acquisition, 
> or something.

debootstrap does not ask any questions, ever, and only displays progress

> I don't think many installers will inderstand (I don't) why it cant do 
> the whole install before rebooting. Other distros do, and I read a 
> review of Caldera some years ago in which the reviewer said it didn't 
> reboot at all.

We've talked about improving the install process in this way, but it just
wasn't on the timeline for the first release.

 - mdz

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