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Re: CD-ROM install with floppy boot

On 29 Aug 2002 16:49:45 +0100
Ricardo Gladwell <ricardo.gladwell@btinternet.com> wrote:

> I'm having trouble trying to install debian from the CD-ROMs. For some
> reason the computer I'm using doesn't allow me to boot from CD-ROM and I
> can't access the BIOS settings to change this. What I want to do is
> install debian from the CD-ROMS but using a floppy disk to boot. Can
> this be done with debian? I know other distros (e.g. RedHat) allow this.
> If so, which disk images do I need to do this?

Yes, just boot with the desired rescue and root floopy images.  This is
covered in the installation guide.

Jamin W. Collins

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