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Re: simpler installer ?

On Thu, Sep 18, 2003 at 10:09:11AM -0700, belahcene abdelkader wrote:
> hi everybody,

> I use redhat and want to switch to debian,
> but my first problem is the installation procedure. I
> don't speek about GUi.
> I tried to install the sarge, I download it ( 3 CD),
> there is a problem in keyboard and other things. OK I
> tried another way, I download sarge-installer.iso I
> tried it, it seems better the previous
> sarge-i386-netinst ( I want to install from sagre-CD
> ), but there also a problem for writing lilo on the
> mbr.
>  Someone has an idea how to help me.

Get the installer from the current release (Woody)
and do a "distupgrade" if you really want to use "unreleased" software.

> Is not a possibility to make  the installer less
> dificult.
> The redhat installer is very simple ( not necessary
> with GUI ), why not to have something similar

We are working on it
> thank you very much
Thank you for your test report

> bela

Geert Stappers

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