Re: reinstall etch
On Sat, Jun 16, 2007 at 08:07:56AM -0600, Gordon Farquharson wrote:
> Hi John
> On 6/12/07, John Fieldsend <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >However after some tweeking my test slug needs to be reinstalled, is
> >there any way of reinstalling the debain OS or do i have to go back to
> >the linksys firmware and reinstall from scratch?
> To reinstall Debian from scratch, you can use upslug2 to write the
> Debian installer image to the NSLU2, and reboot. If you have just
> screwed up the kernel/initramfs stored in the flash (i.e. you system
> no longer boots), and you don't want to reinstall from scratch, then
> use upslug2 to write the image at
> to revive the system.
This may answer another question that I have. If I want to replace
one slug with another and use an existing root filesystem, It is
sufficient to use the image linked above?