Bug#413287: Failed install (Sarge 2.6 kernel) -- Dell 8400 + SATA Redux
--- Frans Pop <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The kernel versions that shipped with Sarge are
> known to have very limited Sata support. Therefore
> it is no surprise that your installation failed.
> Please try again with the installer for Etch ,
> which is soon to be released. If you really require
> Sarge, you could consider this *unofficial and
> unsupported* Sarge installer  that has a
> backported kernel and some related packages.
> Closing this report as lack of support for
> Sata-based systems is a known issue. Feel free to
> file a new report after trying with the Etch
>  http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-installer/
>  http://kmuto.jp/debian/d-i/
Thanks, I will try that unofficial installer first.
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