Re: creating a bootable CD ...
On Monday 09 March 2009, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> ich can't create a bootable CD from the debian-500-ia64-netinst.iso or
> debian-500-ia64-businesscard.iso. Also the debian-500-ia64-DVD-1.iso
> doesn't boot.
> I'm not a novice so it is embarrassing, somewhere I made a stupid
You've selected the incorrect architecture. IA64 is for Intel Itanium
processors, not "regular" 64-bit PC processors.
You want a CD for the amd64 architecture.
This is documented in quite a few places as unfortunately it's a mistake
that is made fairly often.