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Re: Broken Debian 3.1 r1 for HPPA ISO Images?

On Sat, Mar 25, 2006 at 12:21:18AM +0100, Oke M. Ramdan wrote:
>can somebody please verify the dirs/filenames format in Debian ISO Images
>for HPPA?
>> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
>> Von: jeroen@wolffelaar.nl [mailto:jeroen@wolffelaar.nl] 
>> Gesendet: Freitag, 24. März 2006 22:08
>> An: Oke M. Ramdan
>> Cc: ftpmaster@debian.org
>> Betreff: Re: File Name Format in Debian HPPA ISO
>> On Fri, Mar 24, 2006 at 12:52:35PM +0100, Oke M. Ramdan wrote:
>> > Hallo,
>> > 
>> > I have downloaded the first ISO image file of Debian for 
>> HPPA from a mirror
>> > site ftp.hosteurope.de
>> > 
>> > I can't use it for a network installation via NFS because 
>> the files/dirs
>> > name of the ISO is 8.3 formatted (DOS).
>> > 
>> > Is it only in the particular mirror or also in the main site?
>> > 
>> > I thank you for your respon concerning this matter.
>> Please see http://www.us.debian.org/CD/ for information about Debian
>> distributed media. Please contact Debian CD-team
>> <debian-cd@lists.debian.org> for further inquiries.

I've just checked the contents of the ISO and there are long file
names on the CD. Hmm. By the way that you described the short names as
8.3 formatted, I wonder...

Are you trying to use a Windows machine to NFS export the CD? If so,
that will be the cause of the problem...

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
"I can't ever sleep on planes ... call it irrational if you like, but I'm
 afraid I'll miss my stop" -- Vivek Dasmohapatra

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