[Pkg-ltsp-devel] Bug#389276: ltsp-client-builder fail when there is
no network (CD install)
pere at hungry.com
Mon Sep 25 18:07:33 UTC 2006
>> A fix could be to only enable the security apt source if the server is
> how can we determine if the server is reachable? my first inclination is
> to use ping, but not all servers respond to ping.
I would guess testing with some ftp or http connection with a timeout.
>> Another could be to disable the security apt source when
>> installing from CD.
> how do you determine it's a CD install?
Not sure. Look at the .disk/ directory, perhaps?
> we could also have a debconf question for ltsp-client-builder that
> passes "--security-mirror none" as an argument to ltsp-build-client,
> which could be preseeded.
Yes, that would move the problem elsewhere, at least. :)
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