Re: Bug#509937: installation-guide-i386: suggested image for memory-stick booting does not contain network drivers
On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 09:40:08PM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> Did you actually copy a CD image (ISO file) onto the USB stick?
> Exactly what image did you copy?
You're right -- I completely skipped that. Somehow I must have
thought everything was in the boot.img.gz file.
In my defense, there is some misleading language in the 4.3.1
"all-in-one file" ... "contains all the installer files ..."
"To use this image you *only* have to extract it directly to your
USB stick" (emphasis mine)
I suggest changing "only" to "first". And perhaps the paragraph
beginning "After that, mount the USB memory stick ...." could be
emphasized somehow (bold face or whatever).
Anyway, sorry for the noise, and thanks and congratulations for the
Eric Cooper e c c @ c m u . e d u