Fai.me failed minimal install when GUI and non-free are enable

Jean-mathieu CHANTREIN jean-mathieu.chantrein at univ-angers.fr
Fri Jul 10 16:22:02 CEST 2020


Sorry for that:

>    > A minimal install with no GUI, non-free and backports enable work.
> you mean no GUI non non-free backports yes or
> no GUI, but non-free yes and backports yes?

The second: no GUI, non-free enable and backports enable => success install.

>> A minimal install with GUI and backports work.
>    > But, with a minimal install with GUI, non-free and backports enable, there is a
>    > dependancy problem when fai install non-free package (linux-image-amd64:
>    > Depends linux-image-5.6.0-0.bpo.2-amd64 [...] but it is not going to be
>    > installed)
> Strange. I can see that non linux-image pacakge is in your mirror.
> I'll dig deeper into this.
> In the past, we did not had backports for the nonfree firmware
> packages for buster. They are now available and I can adjust the
> fai.me configs.




> Sometimes we have dependency problems in fai.me if a newer kernel package
> is available, but linux-image-amd64 still have a dependency on an older
> version.
> --
> regards Thomas

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