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Old 06-01-2012, 03:02 PM   #1
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Debian Live: "standard" vs. "rescue" version


Debian Live's various version include a "standard" and a "rescue" version. I wonder what the difference is. I could try rescue and find out (I've tried standard), but I don't want to waste a CD or take the time to install Virtualbox for something I don't plan to actually use.
 
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Old 06-04-2012, 10:55 PM   #3
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Hmm. A comparison shows that the standard version does not include the wireless-tools package, which probably means a wireless LAN won't work in it. (I tried uninstalling wireless-tools to see what would happen. It would have forced uninstallation of my wicd.) I run a wireless network, so I guess I need to avoid the standard version.

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