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Trying to install Debian on Acer One 10 laptop-tablet (was: Choose between amd64 and i386)




Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Rodolfo Medina composed on 2017-06-10 1+:50 (UTC+0100):
> .
>> ...as I described, Debian doesn't even manage to start up on that machine...
>> and that's my problem...  I don't use Windows and so the machine is there
>> permanently unused, waiting and hoping for next Debian releases to work in
>> the next - not too far - future...
> .  Give Knoppix a try. If any Debian can, if any Linux can, odds are
> extremely high that Knoppix can. If it can't, I'm sure Klaus would like to
> know the details: debian-knoppix@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx


Thanks for the suggestion: I downloaded Knoppix and burned it onto DVD support,
but unfortunately it seems no possible to boot the machine from DVD: no such
option in start up boot menu.

I'll try now Debian live isos as kindly suggested by other listers.

Rodolfo