Re: Installing Stretch/Testing with absolute minimal bandwith useage
- Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:19:13 -0400
- From: songbird <songbird@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Installing Stretch/Testing with absolute minimal bandwith useage
Richard Owlett wrote:
> I am running Stretch that was fully updated/upgraded less than a week
> ago. I have the flash drive used to do the original install of Stretch.
> I have not _intentionally_ purged any files from cache.
> I wish to install Stretch on two additional machines. I am near my
> internet data cap and wish to make *ABSOLUTE MINIMAL* usage of available
> The purpose of this is to test the _installation process_ itself. That
> eliminates anything resembling cloning. A secondary benefit will be
> learning more about how Debian does things.
you have already downloaded the files and they
are in the cache, i see no reason why they could not
have you looked at fai? (fai-doc, fai-client, fai-server, etc.)