latest bf's and network install
Hi all -
Thanks a lot for the new boot floppies. They almost finish everything up
for me, but when I ask to install the base system by http, dbootstrap hangs.
Specifically, after it's gotten a few seconds into the transfer, the entire
system grinds to a halt; I can't even do anything on the other console.
I may have just gotten a bad mirror, or bad media... I'll try again with a
new copy, but I doubt this will have any effect.
FYI - this is on a Gateway Solo 2500 laptop (Intel Celeron 300) and PCMCIA
worked just fine for me.
I wish I had a mini-CD writer so I could have one media with the kernel, the
root disk, the base system, and the drivers on it. that would just be
..Aaron Van Couwenberghe... ..firstname.lastname@example.org.. ..email@example.com..
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