[Server-devel] Spaces in the 'family'?

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at gmail.com
Wed Oct 28 10:50:20 EDT 2009

Playing with F11 anaconda, there seems to be a regression in the
handling of the 'family' string.

In my iso, I have:

  $ head -n2 .treeinfo
  family = OLPC School Server

  $ cat .discinfo
  "OLPC School Server 0.7"

When anaconda starts, it talks about "OLPC" ('Welcome to OLPC fo
i386') instead of "OLPC School Server". More worryingly, when invoking
the text-mode installer there are broken characters "<94><F1><B7>"
across the top of the screen.

Any hints as to how to diagnose this further?


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