URGENT! Install Base System via network: settings wrong
Hi. With the help of this list I've got a woody megaraid set of boot
floppies made up. All is going well until the base system install.
I'm trying to do this through our firewall on 10.0.0.1:8000. On console
2 I can ping ftp.uk.debian.org successfully.
I punch in the following:
Download URL : http://ftp.uk.debian.org/debian
Proxy : 10.0.0.1
Proxy port : 8000
And get the message
"Malformed release file
I've tried downloading the release file and the Contents-i386.gz file
(is this right?) to a local Linux box running Apache. However the
install system reports that http://10.0.0.23/dists/woody/Release is also
I'd be really grateful for some pointers for how to go from here.