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Re: reinstall etch

On Sat, Jun 16, 2007 at 08:07:56AM -0600, Gordon Farquharson wrote:
> Hi John
> On 6/12/07, John Fieldsend <jfieldsend@gmail.com> 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
> http://cyrius.com/debian/nslu2/files/sda1-2.6.18.dfsg.1-12.bin
> to revive the system.
> Gordon

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?

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