Re: A Challenge...
the debian-basesystem holds enough for you to play with.
I don't know if it holds vi or vim or vni, it probably has elvis-tiny on
So that's something you might want to upload from the net.
That will do fine, if you include the pcmcia-cs packages as well, network
support is easily done as well.
Have fun on your journey and merry Christmas.
On Sat, 23 Dec 2000, Rob wrote:
> Hello Samuel,
> I would install all the base floppies at the following FTP address:
> I don't happen to have my potato CD handy, so I can't verify
> if these files exist on the official CD set..
> On Sat, Dec 23, 2000 at 01:58:33AM -0500, Samuel Halperin wrote:
> > I don't need anything fancy, but something that boots from the
> > hard disk and lets me write text in something small like VI.. well
> > that would be just perfect. I can worry about network support
> > and X and everything else later.
> > The toshiba has a PCMCIA floppy drive which I will be installing
> > from. Again, I only really need a small text editor at this point,
> > and a way to install a small kernel to the hard disk, since I don't
> > want to take the floppy with me.
> > Thanks for any help
> Rob Helmer
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