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Old 03-15-2005, 02:23 AM   #1
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jigdo and dvd debian

I am trying to download the debian sarge (and woody) dvd with jigdo (for win). I always get this error.

you can find the image of the error at (just put http :// in front)

I tried different mirrors, but it is still the same, I still get the message found 0 of xxxx files required by the template.

My question is. If it is possible to download debian dvd with jigdo, what am I doing wrong?

Thanks Bobby
Old 03-15-2005, 04:10 PM   #2
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After you get the .jigdo and .template, it asks for a mirror, type the two letter country code and press enter, it'll bring up a bunch of mirror sites, pick one (i recomend http:// ) and copy, pase and hit enter... this will start the download.
Old 03-15-2005, 06:48 PM   #3
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why you don't install using netinst that's better
you can find them here
Old 04-17-2005, 06:47 PM   #4
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sarge DVD download

i started downloading sarge with jigdo, the other day, and i get alot of error 404: not found
i know what it means, but i still have one question
what mirrors have all the files for sarge, or i have to change mirrors everytime i resume downloading?
isn't there a way to know how much of the iso.tmp file has been written? as in mb
thnx in advance
Old 04-19-2005, 09:26 PM   #5
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As an alternative to downloading...

I've ordered CD's from these folks in the past: . Very reputable.

You might contact them and see if they offer DVD's in addition to CD's.


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