On Thu, 26 Jun 2008 09:34:56 -0700 (PDT)
Vwaju <email@example.com> wrote:
> I downloaded debian-40r3-i386-netinst.iso from
> http://www.debian.org/distrib/. and copied it to a CD. It appears to
> be about the right size (163,392KB), but it fails to boot on any of
> the follwoing computers:
> Gateway Solo 1100 laptop
> Dell Dimension 4100
> Dell Inspiron 8500
> (I set the boot order to boot the CD drive first. However, the CD is
> bypassed in every case.
Did you copy the file to the CD, or burn the ISO image? Just copying
the file will not produce a bootable CD.