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Thanks for the info!
Btw, is there a way to install LXDE with the latest kernel and software, like in Debian testing, without adding it to Gnome?
I just do not need all the gnome stuff, but I really need the latest kernel....
There /is/ a netinst CD that installs the testing branch, here: http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-installer/ . Using that would be the easiest way to get a newer kernel. (Testing and Unstable branches are in the Linux 3.1.x series, now.) Choose not to install a GUI while you're installing Debian. Then, later, from the command line, install LXDE.
Alternately, you could install stable, and then build the latest kernel, and use that, instead. (3.1.x are not in the backports repository yet.)
It depends on whether or not you want the latest software for everything else, too, or just simply the kernel.
Which Debian version is installed using netinstall, stable or testing?
How to choose to install LXDE instead of Gnome during the installation process?
If you use the expert option in the bootloader it should ask for the version (stable, testing, unstable). To choose the desktop you want to install choose the Advanced options in the boot menu and change the desktop there.