RE: two things
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On Mon, 19 Oct 1998, Shaleh wrote:
> > 1) Many cable and xdsl modems now are using the DHCP protocol. I am
> > wondering when doing a network install from ftp.debian.org or a mirror, if
> > Debian can use dhcp to get on the net. I am using adsl and the only way I
> > can get on the net is with the dhcpcd package.
> dhcp is getting moved into base and onto the boot disks for this very reason
> last I heard. By the time 2.1 is released this should be possible,
When I installed Debian (nearly 2 years ago), I simply downloaded the dhcp
package and placed it on a DOS floppy. Then I was able to install it on
my base system and continue with the network install. It worked quite
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