Re: [rock-devel] New Beta of new Installer

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Author: Benjamin Schieder
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To: ROCK Development Mailing List
Subject: Re: [rock-devel] New Beta of new Installer
On 11.04.2007 14:53:08, Stefan Fiedler wrote:
> Am Dienstag, 10. April 2007 10:12:12 schrieb Benjamin Schieder:
> > Hi List.
> >
> > I've just finished a new beta of the new installer.
> > I think it's fine now as it is. I'm not sure if everything is alright
> > yet, so I'd be happy for some feedback.
> >
> > http://isos.rocklinux.org/torrent.php/bootdisk2_20070410_cd1.iso.torrent
>
> here are some things I noticed while testing the new installer in qemu:
>
> - in the "Setup Filesystem" menu, the partition sizes shown equal the overall
> size of the disk, which is incorrect


Yes, I've already fixed that locally. Need to commit it later.

> - a better description for swap space than "mounted on ..." would
> be "activated/ not activated"


Sounds good.

> - likewise, in "Create a filesystem", "create a swap space" would be more
> precise than "create a swap filesystem"


Also a good idea.

> - when a freshly formatted partition is mounted on /, I get the warning
> "'/' contains files! Mount anyway?"


Argh! Yeah... it sees the '.' and '..' entries. Thus the directory is not
empty. I'll fix that.

> - the stone setup module is missing (in the installed system), so there is no
> postinstall stuff after installation.


Might be because of the revision 8220 Crystal. I'll check with a current one.


Greetings,
        Benjamin
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