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Re: Problems with Debian boot-floppies

[Please send this stuff to debian-boot list, not to me.]

Dirk Meul <dirkm@pool.informatik.rwth-aachen.de> writes:

> I tested the 1440kb images of the bootfloppies, but after inserting the 3rd
> driver disk i get following error messages:
> press FILE (or standard input if FILE is '-')
> Options:
>        -c Write output to standard output
> Unexpected end of file from "(null)"
> I get a similar error message if i try to install the base2_2.tgz file in a mounted
> filesystem.
> Extracting base2_2.tgz by hand reports no errors.

We believe this is fixed in the next 2.2.2.  Busybox changes have
fixed this problem with busybox zcat.

> Btw. would it be possible to include a dhcp client onto the boot-floppies? That
> would be great for installing Debian on more than one computer.

We're working on it...

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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