Fedora 13 RC #2 testing open - Installing to Multi Boot Systems

Paul W. Frields stickster at gmail.com
Mon May 10 21:38:51 UTC 2010


On Mon, May 10, 2010 at 06:23:27PM +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> On 05/10/2010 05:47 PM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> 
> > There's definitely not been a blocker bug for it, but thinking about it,
> > I can confirm the problem - when I installed F13 on this machine it had
> > Windows XP on it, and F13 correctly set up a bootloader config with an
> > entry for loading XP, but set the timeout to 0 :/. I just never really
> > thought about it and realized it was something we really ought to fix
> > for final.
> >
> > At this point we're _probably_ just going to be documenting it, I'm
> > afraid. If not, we certainly have to slip the release a week. If you'd
> > like to argue for the slip to fix this bug, or at least have it formally
> > discussed, please file a bug on this - specifically on the multiboot
> > case, if you open it just against the overall default to 0 it'll
> > probably get closed quite fast :) - and mark it as blocking F13Blocker.
> >   
> 
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=590661
> 
> Marked as blocker.

https://fedorahosted.org/fesco/ticket/377

FESCo is considering whether this is blocker-worthy on its own.  I
weighed in, and regardless of the decision I'm happy it's being looked
at thoughtfully.


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