Use calamares as kubuntu installer

Bug #1915598 reported by soredake
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kubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
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Rik Mills (rikmills)
Changed in kubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
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Omer I.S. (omeritzics) wrote :

Kubuntu already uses Calamares as the Kubuntu installer.

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Omer I.S. (omeritzics) wrote :

(I am very sorry, Kubuntu uses only the same front-end as Calamares)

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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in kubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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Your name as you would like it displayed throughout Launchpad (plutoisnolongeraplanet-deactivatedaccount-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Calamares doesn't have an option to leave /boot unencrypted (the way Kubuntu/Ubiquity does currently), which causes some problems:

https://github.com/calamares/calamares/issues/1311#issue-556802034
https://github.com/calamares/calamares/issues/1311#issuecomment-834167109

An option will be add and the pull request is yet to be made. I think the switch should happen only after the implementation of this option.

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Your name as you would like it displayed throughout Launchpad (plutoisnolongeraplanet-deactivatedaccount-deactivatedaccount) wrote (last edit ):

an option will be added to leave /boot unencrypted*

Edit: using Calamares would help to these major bugs too:

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ubiquity/+bug/1510731
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ubiquity/+bug/1510730

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Omer I.S. (omeritzics) wrote :

+1
Using Calamares can fix bug #1928559.

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Your name as you would like it displayed throughout Launchpad (plutoisnolongeraplanet-deactivatedaccount-deactivatedaccount) wrote (last edit ):
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