Bug 25933 - "Linux dd" logic un-necessarily asks about driver disk
"Linux dd" logic un-necessarily asks about driver disk
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Erik Troan
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-02-03 19:31 EST by R P Herrold
Modified: 2005-10-31 17:00 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-06 16:50:43 EST
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Description R P Herrold 2001-02-03 19:31:53 EST
In starting using the "linux dd" option, during the install process,
anaconda un-necessarily immediately asks "Do you have a driver disk?"

A flag, once set, should not need to be re-asked, particularly that soon --
perhaps the getopts part of the code needs review.


Obviously this is not disabling ... just a 'nit'
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-02-06 15:46:17 EST
I believe this is to allow the user to bail out in case they mistakenly used the
dd option.
Comment 2 Erik Troan 2001-02-06 16:50:38 EST
That's exactly why it's there, otherwise the install would be stuck and force a

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