Re: Installing debian from redhat
* "Neil L. Roeth"
| On Apr 11, Tollef Fog Heen (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
| > * Wilmer van der Gaast
| > | Neil L. Roeth@lists.debian-laptop@Mon, 25 Mar 2002 22:23:56 -0500 (EST):
| > | > [base2_2.tgz] The "2_2" refers to version 2.2, i.e., potato. If you
| > | > want to upgrade to woody, then you can modify /etc/apt/sources.list
| > | > and do the dist-upgrade.
| > | >
| > | And unfortunately that's the only way, since Woody doesn't have a base
| > | tarball anymore. :-/ But my Debian CD *is* bootable!
| > You can use debootstrap instead, which works great.
| Please explain how...
download basedebs.tar from your local mirror. Forget my mention of
debootstrap; I was thinking of some way to create the basedebs.
Tollef Fog Heen
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