mdz at canonical.com
Mon Sep 20 03:29:38 UTC 2004
On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 11:21:09AM +0800, John wrote:
> Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> >Updates are irrelevant; no packages are downloaded unless you ask for it
> >(the second stage installer asks a question about this). The installer
> >configures the network for you. For ethernet interfaces with DHCP, it can
> >usually do this without asking any additional questions, but PPP is not so
> Good. Don't need a network yet then. Can we leave that configuration for
> later? In H?
Hopefully, yes. Currently, the PPP configuration tool we provide on the
desktop is not a complete replacement.
> >lilo needs them in order to usefully interface with the packaging system.
> Oh. I did check round my systems, only one has LILO and that doesn't
> have symlinks.
If you don't use symlinks, then when you upgrade your kernel, lilo.conf
needs to be modified to point to the new kernel. The symlinks are a better
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