[ILUG] Installing Debian using Floppies
chris.higgins at darach.ie
Tue Oct 12 20:55:14 IST 2004
On Tue, 12 Oct 2004 19:50:35 +0100
"Colin" <colinval at iol.ie> wrote:
> Hi all.
> I got an old toshiba laptop, cant think of the model off the top of
> Its old....running windows 3.1
> I want to put a basic copy of debian on it, just for testing scripts.
> Could someone guide me to information on installing debian using
I take it then, there is no cdrom - what about a network card ?
The debian-installer project has a two floppy network install...
the other option you'll be offered will be
- partition system, copy debian files onto local partition, then
install using local partition as the debian source
 how you do that if you don't have network or cdrom access is the
Take a look at http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-installer/ for some
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