[parisc-linux] Installing Debian on a C180

Richard Hirst rhirst@linuxcare.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2001 15:13:31 +0000

On Wed, Nov 14, 2001 at 03:25:22PM +0100, Strohmayer Peter Hans wrote:
> Hello,
> i have made a CD from the ISO.image and now i will install
> Debian on a C180 with a 4GB Harddisk.
> The partitionlayout is like the README, 20MB for palo and
> 1800MB for root, 800MB for swap and rest for anything.
> But i have serious troubles to install the base system to the
> disk, the machine hang with a dumb while copying the *.deb
> packages to disk from CD.
> Is there something special what should do on a C180?

We expect to have a new ISO real soon now (yes, I know we have
been saying that for a couple of months), could you wait and
try that when it is available please?

In the meantime, using serial console and capturing the boot
messages for us might be interesting.