[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: install debian without CD/Floppy

On Fri, May 23, 2003 at 02:52:51PM +0530, Sharninder Singh-662 wrote:

i was just wondering wether there is some way to install debian on an NT box
without a floppy or a CDROM drive. actually i just wanna know wether i can
somehow run the installer from this box. this box has a net connection so
maybe i could click on some link and get the installer running thtough the
net or something

If you have a FAT formatted drive, you can do a hard drive based installation.

If you have a new enough BIOS, you might can do a network boot or USB keychain drive boot based installation.

But as Baloo pointed out, it's probably easier to borrow a CDROM or floppy drive.

Kent West (westk@acu.edu)

Reply to: