Re: Location of single file (zip) install file for Debian...
> In a message dated 5/19/99 3:31:41 PM Central Daylight Time,
> firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> << On Wed, 19 May 1999 Dartmeistr@aol.com wrote:
> > Hey Group:
> > I was very interested in installing the Debian distribution of Linux, and
> > have been trying to download it for a little while now. Was looking at
> > for the install and realized that Debian's INtel x86 install page is
> > or otherwise unavailable.
> > Most docs I can find are very general (i.e.
> > assuming I already know which files I need to even install Debian), and
> > others are geared towards an NFS install that I do not even have the
> > for. Is there any single (downloadable zip?) file for the complete (as
> > possible) install of Linux Debian from a DOS system?
> All the disk images are linked form somewhere in section 5. No zip, but
> there's only 8 or 10 files to download anyway.
> hEY gROUP:
> When I click on this link, all I get is my browser prompting me to save the
> file as:
> This same thing happens in IE 4.0 and Netscape 4.0 too. Is there something
> wrong with the link, or is there something special; about the file/page? i
> seem to be able to access the Sparc page OK.
Hmmm. This isn't what happens to me (Netscape 4.51/WinNT x86). I get a proper page.
There's probably something wrong with your browser (eg. it doesn't know it's getting
HTML because the file doesn't end with .htm or .html).
Jens B. Jorgensen