Re: Help loading Debian
On Saturday 02 July 2005 21:24, Jim Kern wrote:
> This is my second attempt in a year to get Debian on my machine. Why is it
> so dificult. I have downloaded the ISO image of the net install and burned
> it to a CD. Is this CD supposed to be bootable? Anyway when I insert the
> CD in an i386 based machine it looks at the CD and returns not boot record
> found. I have tried to look at your site to find a simple proceedure to
> get this on my machine. I almost seems as though you want it to be hard so
> that people buy the disks. I hope not but I feel I am helping you if I am
> honest about it. Anyway I hope you can point me in the right direction.
Are you burning the cd image as a .iso file ? not a data file.
all the best
ps will knoppix boot from the cdrom drive if so you should be able
to install debian sarge from a install cd .iso image