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Re: unpacking .deb on SuSE

On Mon, 20 Jun 2005, ron wagner wrote:

> How do I unpack .deb packages on SuSE?
> For instance, I think I need to unpack
> dpkg_1.10.28_i386.deb, so I can unpack the other
> utilities so I can use netselect and wget to download
> the Debian 3.1 DVDs so I can install Debian.  It's
> kind of a Catch-22 for me.

You *don't* need a Debian DVD to install Debian. The netinstall iso
image (which is about 100Mb) is enough to start the install process.

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