[pkg-fso-maint] [Fwd: patch to install.sh (Debian at FreeRunner)]

Jens Seidel jensseidel at users.sf.net
Mon Feb 2 16:07:53 UTC 2009

On Mon, Feb 02, 2009 at 04:00:58PM +0100, Steffen Moeller wrote:
> You mean
> fs="$FS"
> supported=""
> if [ -z "$fs" ]; then

Isn't here something like this missing before accessing /proc/filesystems?

  modprobe ext2 2> /dev/null || true
  modprobe ext3 2> /dev/null || true
  modprobe ext4 2> /dev/null || true

>   if [ ! -r /proc/filesystems ]; then
>     echo "The filesystem to prepare for the second partition is unspecified, and there is
> no file '/proc/filesystems' from which to learn about what your kernel can do."
>     supported="ext2 ext3 ext4"

Apart from this it looks good (but I'm sure there are still some minor flaws in
it which I didn't find :-).
> I can do the new installation once my new SD card arrives. It is a rather
> longish process when executed on the Moko, though this is your gold standard,
> right?

If I remember correctly I noticed problems during the initial setup from a
Qtopia system only. These problems should be visible during the first seconds.
Downloading and installing the packages took longer, but I don't remember
how long (2 hours?).


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