On Sat, Apr 07, 2001 at 05:27:27PM +0200, Marc Haber wrote: > On Sat, 7 Apr 2001 16:01:27 +0200, Roland Bauerschmidt <firstname.lastname@example.org> > wrote: > >Installing with a few floppies + net connection is in my opinion the > >most elegant way... > > As long as "a few" means "two or less", this is fine. AFAIK, you need > about ten to bring a cd-less potato on the network to apt the rest. You need two floppies, if you has a supported net device (see debian/dists/potato/main/disks-i386/current/images-1.44/compact/kernel-config). If the compact-kernel don't support your card, you need a extra driver disk. (all with the potato floppies) after this you can all download from the net, your local mirror, etc. Gruss Grisu -- Michael Bramer - a Debian Linux Developer http://www.debian.org PGP: finger email@example.com -- Linux Sysadmin -- Use Debian Linux Win0.98 supports real multitasking - it can boot and crash simultaneously.
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