[Rule] Debian install without cd

C David Rigby c.david.rigby at gmail.com
Fri Aug 24 17:57:26 EEST 2007

BTW, either Richard or I could write up the Debian netinstall from HDD.
Seperately you (Marco) made the really good point that many newcomers face
daunting social and communication challenges when trying to get involved in
FOSS through the usual channels. I think this is critical and the place that
we can really make a difference.

To that end, we should probably amplifier and clarify what Richard and I
worked out earlier. Looking back at it, it is pretty darn terse. Works for
those of us in the know, but possibly it's too brief for a newcomer. That
sort of improvement can be incremental, though - no need to delay getting

Richard, do you want to start or shall I?


On 8/24/07, C David Rigby <c.david.rigby at gmail.com> wrote:
> Would it may more sense to do the technique as story node, then follow
> with comments describing installations, as I asked previously? I think we
> cross-posted...
> My - the messages are really flying today!
> (8->
> On 8/24/07, M. Fioretti <mfioretti at nexaima.net> wrote:
> >
> >
> > On Fri, August 24, 2007 3:45 pm, Richard Kweskin wrote:
> > > C David Rigby wrote:
> > >
> > > On a practical note, I did learn something about Debian yesterday that
> > > may be useful to you.
> >
> > Richard,
> >
> > may I ask you to format and post this on the website, as a new page?
> > See the clearinghouse issue: no matter what we end up with, it is a
> > good thing is this information is made as easy to find as possible,
> > all in one coherent page, isn't it?
> >
> > THanks,
> > Marco
> >
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