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Re: Installation via HTTP?

begin Robert Tilley quote from Sun, Oct 12, 2003 at 06:59:50PM -0400
> How can Debian be installed via HTTP?
> When I install Debian, I get to the point where it asks if I wish to 
> continue installing via PPP.  To my knowledge, PPP is for use with a modem.
> How do I continue installation using TCP/IP once my network card has been 
> recognized?

You just tell the installer to use a http mirror as your install source.
If the option doesn't come up, it's because your network card isn't
configured yet.  I can't remember the details (I haven't installed in a
looong time ;), but I installed from my local apt-proxy mirror via http
last year.

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