Re: Next problem on the road to iBook Debian Linux
Bill Vinson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I have tried to install over http/ftp and it asks if it can use DHCP
> (What I use with x86) and it goes off to do it and says everything
> worked, but I get hostname lookup failures. It didn't set anything
> up. So, I configure it manually but that seems to result in the
> same behavior.
You mean your /etc/resolv.conf didn't get set up correctly? And with
the exact same /etc/resolv.conf you use on your other machines, it
doesn't work? Are you doing any firewalling?
> I would like to either install over the network or find a place that
> has fairly up to date woody pre-release iso's for powerpc (so far I
> have only seen 386 isos)
I'm not sure there is such a thing...and the CDs would tend to get out
of date quickly. Hopefully woody will be released soon...