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Re: Installing Debian on a remote server (without physical access)

"Morten W. Petersen" <morten@thingamy.net> cum veritate scripsit:

> I've created & formatted a new partition for the Debian installation,
> and I'm now wondering how to install & configure the base system so
> that the box can be rebooted and upon reboot run (a very basic)
> Debian with ssh access.

extract the base system, chroot inside the base system,
massage some files (network-related config files, password files etc.)
and configure the kernel.

However, if you fail, it wouldn't boot back. So it is always advisable 
to do installs locally if possible.


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