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Bcc: bas@A-Es2.uu.nl
Subject: Re: One or two floppies (was: first weekly debian-installer status report)
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In-Reply-To: <20001102102254.E24745@kitenet.net>; from joeyh@debian.org on Thu, Nov 02, 2000 at 10:22:54AM -0800
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Thus spake Joey Hess (joeyh@debian.org):

> > 4. Can we fit in a code to detect NIC and activate it in about 400K.. If so,
> > we can have one floppy with kernel and the net drivers and 400K code which will
> > activate the NIC and start downloading everything ??
> 
> We won't know until we try.

I think this should be easily possible. We could use libdetect (150k)
for the hardware detection for example.

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Kind regards,
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| Bas Zoetekouw                  | Si l'on sait exactement ce   |
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|    bas@A-Es2.uu.nl             |               Pablo Picasso  |
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