Re: New boot disks work!
On Tue, 26 May 1998, Jaldhar H. Vyas wrote:
: Yay! With the new boot disks I was finally able to install Debian on my
: headless Netra. The installation was really smooth. The only flaw I
: noticed was at the stage "Install OS Kernel and Modules." After picking
: floppy as the installation type, I was prompted to insert the rescue disk
: but the root disk which was in there before was not ejected. Happily I
: had a portable peripheral ejection device (aka paperclip :-) handy and was
: able to continue. All in all a very minor blemish on an extremely
: user-friendly piece of work.
Hmm, I've got a Netra I5 (headless) and I'm using the 25May disks to no
avail. It doesn't matter whether I pass a console parameter or not; the
system won't accept input when it asks for a disk change.
I'm going to mess around with the network install method and see if that
makes a difference.
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