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Re: Next problem on the road to iBook Debian Linux

Bill Vinson <billvinson@mac.com> 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I'm not sure there is such a thing...and the CDs would tend to get out
of date quickly.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...

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