[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Installation for Dummies <=> Rule the World

On Dec 01, Xavian-Anderson Macpherson wrote:
> The first question I need to ask;  Is Debian intended to be only for 
> hobbyists?
> If not; Why is the installation not easier?  If distibutions can be built on 
> Debian, but are easier to install, why can't Debian use the same methods?
> Why can't you use something like FreeBSD's floppy install system?
> What is objectionable about having a GUI installation tool like;
> 	1) MSC Linux's Webmin
> 	2) SuSE's YaST
> 	3) Modified 'mc', 'linuxconf', etc.

Uh... see http://people.debian.org/~mbc/di.html

Chris Lawrence <cnlawren@phy.olemiss.edu> - http://www.lordsutch.com/chris/

Computer Systems Manager, Physics and Astronomy, Univ. of Mississippi
125B Lewis Hall - 662-915-5765

Reply to: