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Old 05-14-2003, 01:30 PM   #1
glock27linux
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Installing Debian from ISO's... quick question


Hello,

I was just looking at trying Debian and I found the iso's on a mirror:
ftp://mirrors.usc.edu/pub/linux/dist...debian-cd/i386

Then I saw 7+1 discs!! Are all of these needed? Or is it similar to Red Hat where the first 3 discs are needed, then the last few are source discs?

Thanks for answering this debian n00b question.
 
Old 05-14-2003, 02:00 PM   #2
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Well you COULD download all disks of course. I do not recommend that though. I recommend you download disk 1 and well you can do the rest of the setup online. That's what apt-get is for ... it will become your friend :-)
 
Old 05-14-2003, 02:15 PM   #3
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I like the way that sounds. thanks!
 
  


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