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Re: New Debian user

Andrew Sackville-West skrev:
On Sat, Dec 16, 2006 at 03:11:34PM +0100, Niels Rasmussen wrote:
I wonder, if I put that LiveCD with Ubuntu back in, is there some
commands I can use to get all the info I need to install "Etch" ???

debootstrap. I'm sure ubuntu has got it. you can save yourself a
download and burn (sort of). Boot that live cd, use it to
partition your hd however you like, mount the new / partition and use
debootstrap to install the basic system. more details here:


just point it to the debian mirrors and away you go. Its a little more
complicated than a straight install, but sure can teach you a lot

Naa I'll think I stick with the CD-installation.


Is this the correct place to download the "Etch" edition for my system ??



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