Changes between Version 47 and Version 48 of install_debian


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Timestamp:
Nov 26, 2010, 3:17:16 PM (9 years ago)
Author:
Jamie McClelland
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    44Come with a bootable USB stick with Debian Squeeze installed (as of 2010-05-25, all physical servers are being installed with squeeze and will be creating KVM virtual servers).
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     6To create a USB installer for Debian Squeeze...
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     8 * Download [http://ftp.nl.debian.org/debian/dists/testing/main/installer-amd64/current/images/hd-media/boot.img.gz boot.img.gz].
     9 * Plug in USB stick (don't mount) - run dmesg | tail to figure out which device (e.g. sdb)
     10 * zcat boot.img.gz > /dev/DEVICE
     11 * mount /dev/DEVICE /mnt/
     12 * Download [http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-installer/ netinst ISO]
     13 * Copy ISO image to /mnt/
     14 * Download BNX drivers (optional): aptitude download firmware-bnx2x; aptitude download firmware-bnx2
     15 * Copy the debs to /mnt/
     16 * umount /mnt
     17 * Done!
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    619Note - to get newer Dell machines to install that have the non-free Broadcom network drivers, mount the USB installer at /mnt and then run: