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Re: Debian 9.5 Installer




On 08/11/2018 07:52 PM, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Carl-Valentin Schmitt <cv.schmitt@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> 
>> Apparently the installer compels each time before Installation to delete
>> hard disk too slowly.
> 
>> It should be optional to delete (slowly) the harddisk or to format
>> harddisk quickly.
> 
>> In 9.5 installer there is no option for formatting without deleting.
> 
> You can just cancel that step and move on.  (But I am also dubious of its
> utility in most situations, and wish it weren't the default or that at
> least one was given a prompt first.)
> 
> I think a better place to file this issue is as a bug report against
> debian-installer (and I suspect there may already be one).
> 
A previous iteration on this was
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=722898

Cheers,
Julien