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Re: Netinst failing

On Sun, Feb 23, 2003 at 09:14:23PM -0800, Patrick Schoonveld wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I picked up the netinst ISO from
> auric.debian.org/~bcollins and attempted to use the
> power of apt-get to get my Ultra 2 going with Linux.
> Except, whenever the install program goes to get the
> kernel from the debian ftp site, it looks for the 2.88
> install disks. None of the mirrors have the 2.88, just
> the 1.44. Any suggestions on how to rectify the
> problem? 
> I would prefer not to have to download the whole ISOs
> (seems wasteful) nor the full distro to the hard drive
> and I don't have another system where I could set up
> the sparc compiler and build it myself.

Point it to:


...for getting the kernel+drivers. The newer disks are not yet in

Debian     - http://www.debian.org/
Linux 1394 - http://www.linux1394.org/
Subversion - http://subversion.tigris.org/
Deqo       - http://www.deqo.com/

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