Bug#474737: (no subject)
On Saturday 01 November 2008, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> What I have done is booting with a netboot kernel and initrd (having no
> disk modules) and then accessing my local server where the debian dvd
> is mounted. The dvd obviously misses ide module udeb packages. Maybe
> because it has the ide modules in its initrd. Which doesn't help when
> booted in a different way.
> This basically leads to the question: Is the debian dvd sufficient as
> installation media remotely mounted on a local server? Should it be?
No. It sounds as if you've been creatively combining installation methods
and thereby created a non-working system (and wasting our time).
Why don't you just try following the netboot installation as it's