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Re: newest debian-installer on XP1000

On Thu, Jul 15, 2004 at 08:43:01AM -0400, Rob Dupcak wrote:
> Do the daily builds have Tulip driver support? (Or will they?)

Daily builds have included the tulip driver for as long as there have
been daily builds on alpha.

> Or asked another way...

> Is there an easy way of telling if a specific daily build has a particular 
> feature?  (Aside from trying to install it yet again?)

Not short of pulling the image apart layer by layer, or asking someone
who knows.

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

> Steve Langasek wrote:
> >On Wed, Jul 14, 2004 at 05:36:49PM -0400, Andrew Diller wrote:
> >
> >>OK I try with one meg free. I actually have 2 xp1000s, one I'll use for 
> >>a more stable machine with beta4, the other I can test the dailies and 
> >>see what's up.
> >
> >
> >Please note that there is no substantial difference between beta4 and the
> >dailies in terms of the installed system, the differences are only in the
> >installer itself.  Also, beta4 doesn't work very well; I think at this
> >point it may be broken on all architectures, if memory serves.  You're
> >better off sticking to the dailies.
> >
> >You may also want to wait until tomorrow's daily, as it turns out the
> >sid_d-i dailies for alpha have been off-line for the better part of a
> >month and I'm not sure of the status of the last build.  The builds should
> >be happening daily as of tomorrow, however.
> >
> >
> >>So far Sarge looks nice. It's been a few years since I played with 
> >>Debian, mostly it was on my Ipaq. I am thinking of using this alpha 
> >>with Sarge and migrating over from an athalon RHEL 3.1 server. I'm 
> >>getting sick of RH.

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