Re: Need advice installing Debian on Inspiron 2500
On Wed, 2002-01-30 at 20:52, Preben Randhol wrote:
> I have read about the problems of installing Debian on Inspiron 2500 and
> solved that. Now before installing I wonder about some things I
> haven't found answers to on the net:
> 1. I see that the hard disk has a 32Mb partition called Dell Utility
> Can I safely delete this? What is it?
> 2. How do I make sure that suspend-to-disk will work after installing
> Linux and then Windows (unfortunately I need to use this too) on the
> machine. I will repartinate the disc in Linux.
> 3. Any other things one should make sure to do before starting the
> Thanks in advance for any hints
> Preben Randhol
Is the 2500 like the 4000? I've got a 4000 and wrote an article about
it for debianplanet. You can read it at
Hope thats useful.
Rob 'robster' Bradford