On Mon, Oct 24, 2005 at 11:42:29AM -0700, Patrick Mccall wrote: > I downloaded the first debian cd to install the os and > try it out. After going through the install process > and rebooting with no errors I get a dos-like system.. > Is this all debain is?? I didnt even get a gui!!!. No, it's not. You must install a GUI. The correct list for this is debian-user; please ask your questions there.