wlan connection drops during partitioning

Bug #276383 reported by Evan on 2008-09-30
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
debian-installer-utils (Ubuntu)
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

ogra's wireless connection drops during partitioning, and is reproducible. It is assumed that this is caused by udevadm trigger; udevadm settle in update-dev. The suggested fix is to add --subsystem-nomatch for the network subsystem.

Evan (ev) on 2008-09-30
description: updated
description: updated
Evan (ev) wrote :

The required change cannot be made in debian-installer-utils as it would potentially break netcfg. This is ok, as the bug does not exist in d-i, however it means that we'll have to hack --subsystem-nomatch=net on the end of the calls to udevadm trigger / udevtrigger in update-dev in ubiquity's build system.

Changed in debian-installer-utils:
status: New → Invalid
Changed in ubiquity:
assignee: nobody → evand
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → In Progress
Evan (ev) on 2008-10-12
Changed in ubiquity:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubiquity - 1.10.5

ubiquity (1.10.5) intrepid; urgency=low

  [ Evan Dandrea ]
  * Filter out the net subsystem when calling update-dev to prevent the
    network connection from resetting (LP: #276383).
  * If ubiquity is installing from a disk, such as a USB drive, then default
    to writing grub to the disk that /boot or / is to be written to, as (hd0)
    will most likely be the installation medium (LP: #282037).
  * Automatic update of included source packages: apt-setup
    1:0.37ubuntu5, partman-auto 78ubuntu3, partman-base 121ubuntu7,
    partman-target 55ubuntu4, user-setup 1.20ubuntu9.

  [ Colin Watson ]
  * Fix typo in architecture detection for ntfsprogs dependency.
  * Work around lpia having DEB_HOST_ARCH_CPU=i686 (!).
  * Disable window minimise buttons if the installer is running in
    standalone mode (LP: #249045).
  * Update imported translations from gtk+2.0 2.14.3-0ubuntu3.
  * Update translations from Launchpad (LP: #144741, #218636, #277451).

  [ Emmet Hikory ]
  * Honor preseeded passwd/allow-password-empty (LP: #280014)

 -- Evan Dandrea <email address hidden> Mon, 13 Oct 2008 01:34:45 -0400

Changed in ubiquity:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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