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I have a preseed file that is doing some automation for an installation of Ubuntu 10.04. At the point where the network hardware is auto-detected, however, it fails to find hardware and displays a message, "No network interfaces detected". To make a long story short, I don't care if it can detect my network interface. How do I do one of the following:

  1. Skip that step alltogether.
  2. Handle the error page automagically.

PS. I found somewhere where it suggested this: netcfg/no_interfaces seen true

That didn't work.


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I think this is what you are looking for: d-i netcfg/enable boolean false. I found it here.

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If you want to skip network interface,just comment out the lines containing word "netcfg".

Warning: This will not load any network interface (as you are skipping it)

Check with this and let me know the result.

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