[lug] Debian install
Gary.Hodges at noaa.gov
Fri Jan 23 08:20:07 MST 2004
Paul E Condon wrote:
>On Wed, Jan 21, 2004 at 01:41:22PM -0700, Gary Hodges wrote:
>>I'm going to install Debian on a machine that currently has SUSE 9.0
>>installed. I know Debian doesn't auto detect hardware and I'm wondering
>>if there are current files I should look at and/or save to facilitate
>>the Debian install? The machine has an Nvidea card and LCD monitor.
>>I've already saved the XF86Config file.
>Debian is now testing a major revision of its install system. You could
>help with the test. I think what you need to know to help in the test
>is available at their web site. You probably need to have a broadband
>connection in order to download the latest version in a reasonable
>amount of time.
Thanks. Someone else pointed that out too. I took a quick look at it,
and maybe I missed something, but it looked like it would only install
sarge, the current test version. I'll take a closer look if I install
Debian on another machine.
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