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Re: Debian Net Install - how to start expert mode / 2.6 Kernel from SRM

"Steve Langasek" <vorlon@debian.org> wrote in message
On Tue, Feb 15, 2005 at 11:30:39PM -0000, Matt Simis wrote:
> Wondering how exactly one starts expert mode and or pass the "linux26"
> command (Kernel 2.6) for the Alpha Net Installer. I need to do this as I
> want to boot from a IDE drive but install on a SATA drive on a DP264 (SRM)

There are no 2.6 kernels available for the current version of

For expert mode, you would need to manually add DEBCONF_PRIORITY=low to your
boot parameters (i.e., you cannot use "-fl 0" for booting in this case).

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

Ah I see. Thats unfortunate. Can anyone suggest on the proper way to get
Debian working on a SATA drive from an install on another HDD? Or why my
devices seem to fail... on boot the network part doesnt give much detail
"failed to bring up eth0". OHCI Module appears to load correctly however USB
seems dead.


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