Date: Fri, 17 Feb 2006 15:07:01 +0300 From: Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> To: owl-users@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Request for fix in installation On Fri, Feb 17, 2006 at 08:33:29AM +0000, J?n S?ren?k wrote: > I've installed Owl 2.0 yesterday. I't very nice. Gives me the feeling > of kinda (no flames please) OpenBSD-grade system built upon GNU/Linux. > Nice work! Thanks! > I'd like to add my 0.02Euro, could the installation menu in section > mounting and formatting partitions be changed so the cursor will be > placed by default on "just mount (no format)", not "format ext3"? I'd rather keep it the way it is now. The "no format" choice would be wrong for most people. > I remember a situation from my youth when I showed my cousin how to install > Slackware Linux and they (probably still) have it likewise. My cousin > held down ENTER key for a bit longer and he erased data from one > partition :) Well, this shouldn't occur with Owl because the very next question is "Are you really sure ..." and the answer defaults to "No". I don't think we need double-safety here. Thank you for your suggestion! -- Alexander Peslyak <solar at openwall.com> GPG key ID: B35D3598 fp: 6429 0D7E F130 C13E C929 6447 73C3 A290 B35D 3598 http://www.openwall.com - bringing security into open computing environments Was I helpful? Please give your feedback here: http://rate.affero.net/solar
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