Commit 0eb0798e authored by fsmithred's avatar fsmithred

improved messages

parent 6d9c71dc
refractainstaller-base (9.5.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix message for bios boot with grub-pc installed.
-- fsmithred <> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:20:00 -0700
refractainstaller-base (9.5.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Test partitions greater than 9.
......@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@ Depends: ${shlibs:Depends}, ${misc:Depends},
util-linux (>=2.17.2)
Recommends: cryptsetup
Suggests: grub-pc | grub-legacy | grub-efi-amd64 | grub-efi-ia32
Replaces: refractainstaller (<< 9.0.8), refractainstaller-base (<< 9.5.2)
Replaces: refractainstaller (<< 9.0.8), refractainstaller-base (<< 9.5.3)
Description: tool to install a running live-CD to hard drive.
Refracta Installer installs a live-CD or live-usb-hdd, including any
changes you've made to the running system onto a hard drive. This is
*** NEW in 9.4 ***
......@@ -9,14 +9,6 @@ STARTING REFRACTA INSTALLER (9.4.x)
- Installer supports full-disk encryption (no separate /boot partition)
KNOWN BUG: If you run the graphical installer in a VirtualBox VM
AND you are using yad-0.38 (from stretch/ascii) you might
not see some of the windows.
Use the text-only installer instead.
(Run 'refractainstaller' from root terminal.)
Refracta Installer will install the operating system to hard drive from
a running live-CD or live-USB session. The running system will be copied
......@@ -63,7 +55,6 @@ Text installer uses config file for options or else asks you.
Change user name
Create a new, separate /home partition
Use an existing /home partition. (Keep old files)
Create a separate /boot partition
Use existing swap partition (instead of swapfile.)
Encrypt the root filesystem (with or without separate /boot)
......@@ -119,7 +110,7 @@ will then be deleted.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS (for Devuan-Live and Refracta isos)
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS (for Devuan-Desktop-Live and Refracta isos)
For UEFI Install:
grub-efi-amd64 is installed. Near the end of the installation, you will be
#!/usr/bin/env bash
version="refractainstaller 9.5.2 (20190222)"
version="refractainstaller 9.5.3 (20190317)"
......@@ -320,6 +320,11 @@ else
install them into the new system.
elif [[ "$grubversion" =~ "grub-pc" ]] ; then
grub_efi_warning=$"Boot method: bios
GRUB version: grub-pc (for bios boot)
If this is not what you want, exit and examine the situation."
while true ; do
echo $"
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