Re: boot-floppies dselect acquisition methods
On 29 Jan 1999, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Jan 1999 19:52:36 -0500 (EST), Brandon Mitchell <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> >> How is this a statement like that? Someone could easialy do that
> >> with another computer and a floppy disk or by running FTP by hand -
> >> we already do that to people who need dhcp which is argably much
> >> larger than those that need specialized proxy support.
> Yes, well, I hope we have dhcp in the next version; I think tftp/nfs
> installation is going to become probably a premier method for anyone
> doing more than one installation on the same network.
tftp has some weird size limit that I know our base tar is over :> in
truth http is as simple as ftp and is probably more common too! When the
base disks get http support I will be exstatic!