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Re: GeoMirror (aka cdn.debian.net) as default mirror in standard installation?


am Mon, Mar 07, 2011 at 12:18:56PM -0500 hast du folgendes geschrieben:
> On Mon, Mar 07, 2011 at 05:15:02PM +0000, Philipp Kern wrote:
> > Why not using netinstall with a tiny bit of preseeding?  Something like
> > this added to the boot parameters is usually enough:
> > 
> > mirror/country=manual mirror/http/hostname=ftp.de.debian.org mirror/http/directory=/debian/
> > 
> > (You still get a normal installer up and running, just that question
> > will be skipped.)
> Because that's way more complicated for your typical user doing an
> install than just boot the cd and answer the questions.

sure, but first you talk about having 50 machines and a local mirror and then
about the typical user.  Meh.

Kind regards
Philipp Kern

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