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Re: Boot-floppies 3.0.19 question

On Thu, Feb 14, 2002 at 12:34:54PM -0800, Ian Eure wrote:
> Hello. I maintain the unofficial Debian woody netinst CD image. When I built 
> new images against b-f 3.0.19 earlier this week, I was very surprised to see 
> that the installer no longer supports downloading the base .debs from a 
> Debian mirror, and now requires them on some sort of local media.
> I find this very inconvenient, since it more than doubles the size of my CDs 
> - 29mb without packages, and ~80 with.
> Are there any plans to reintruduce this feature? I really liked the extra 
> flexibility that was provided wrt installing the base system.
> P.S. - Please CC on replies, I'm not subscribed.

You mean, when you select Install Base, it doesn't give you a list
including cdrom, network, already mounted partition, hard disk (not
mounted), etc?

Where can I get the netinst image? I know I saw it flash by here once,
but I don't remember.

*------v--------- Installing Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 --------v------*
|      <http://www.debian.org/releases/woody/installmanual>      |
|   debian-imac (potato): <http://debian-imac.sourceforge.net>   |
|            Chris Tillman        tillman@azstarnet.com          |
|                   May the Source be with you                   |

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