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Date: Sun, 10 Mar 2002 12:28:56 -0500
From: Christopher Faylor <cgf AT redhat DOT com>
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Subject: Re: setup ready?
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On Sun, Mar 10, 2002 at 09:51:53PM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>	setup200202 has the following remaining key issues:
>doesn't detect links for /etc/passwd and /etc/group
>overwrites both /etc/passwd and /etc/group if either are missing (or
>(new) may have issues on win98SE.
>(new) has an unconfirmed issue with local installs.
>(new) cannot select source only if a package is not already installed.
>I'm going to put a quick fix in for the first 1 or maybe 2 points.
>Likewise for the last one. The 3rd I cannot help address - can anyone
>here shed some light on it? The fourth likewise - it's unconfirmed. 
>Once points 1,(maybe 2) & 5 are addressed, IMO we can release this.

Wouldn't it make sense to have another snapshot after the above points
have been addressed?  Maybe with some stronger words about needing
lots of testers?



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