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Re: network installer uses HTTP instead of FTP to load base2_2.tgz

Petr Cech <cech@atrey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz> writes:

> it seems you are not getting, how Debian works. It's documented, that FTP is
> NOT supported for instalation from b-f. And as I said, write a small program,
> which can download a file from an FTP server and the installation will support
> this.

Actually, someone would just need to hack in
utilities/dbootstrap/netfetch and others  to get a snarf interface
working.  Snarf was the program we were looking to use as an FTP (and
another HTTP) providing element.

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

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