can this be done
Forum: HD Install
Topic: can this be done
started by: dvdljns
Posted by dvdljns on May 10 2009,01:28can dsl be used to install debian?
Posted by mikshaw on May 11 2009,11:12If you mean can DSL be converted into Debian, not really. DSL has support for Debian packages, but the base system is very different. You can probably, eventually, turn DSL into a system resembling Debian, but it would be much simpler just to install Debian.
Posted by dvdljns on May 11 2009,13:49No I was hoping I could boot to pendrive or something and use apt-get to install debian. I am out of cds and looking for a way to install debian.
Posted by mikshaw on May 13 2009,11:13The Debian installation guide shows you how to use the netboot installer from USB stick
< http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/i386/ch04s03.html.en >
Posted by dvdljns on May 13 2009,18:00