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Re: How to Retain an Existing Ext4 Partition with a Debian 5.0.5 DVD Installation?

On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 09:14, Jochen Schulz <ml@well-adjusted.de> wrote:
> Tom Browder:
>> On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 08:22, Jochen Schulz <ml@well-adjusted.de> wrote:
>>> In order to be able to at least mount existing ext4 filesystems during
>>> installation, you canalso try Kenshi Muto's d-i:
>>> http://kmuto.jp/debian/d-i/
>>> These are regular images, just with a more recent kernel. And Kenshi is
>>> a DD, in case you care.
>> Hm, thanks, but using those sounds like an installation using advanced
>> procedures I'm not experienced with.
> No, as I said: it is the regular Debian installer which comes with a
> more recent kernel.
>> Are we talking about a place in the installation where it might ask if
>> you have other images or such on another medium (such as another CD or
>> DVD)?
> No, these are separate images. You download, burn and boot from them
> just like with any other d-i image.

Oh!  Thanks, I'll try that then.

I'll report results later on this thread.


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