Re: Installing Debian 9
- Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2018 00:56:31 +0300
- From: Abdullah Ramazanoglu <ar018@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Installing Debian 9
On Fri, 30 Mar 2018 14:30:24 -0700 Rick Thomas said:
> It works as long as you can get a basic > install to complete without
> use of the non-free hardware. For example: If (as is often the case)
> the non-free hardware is a wi-fi card, you will have to connect to
> the network with a wired link (i.e. Ethernet) during the installation
> and subsequent update to bring in the non-free driver.
Or you can download firmware-misc-nonfree along with installation
image and install it offline via dpkg.
 Its version and actual pool location can be obtained from
"apt-cache show firmware-misc-nonfree". In my case it is: