Re: minimal installation (was: A long rant on Debian 9)
- Date: Mon, 7 May 2018 18:01:15 -0400
- From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: minimal installation (was: A long rant on Debian 9)
Dan Norton composed on 2018-05-07 17:47 (UTC-0400):
> Felix wrote:
> "My Debian installations are all net installs that include
> tasks=standard base-installer/install-recommends=false
> on the kernel cmdline."
> What's the kernel here? The one for the installer, right? We need to
> pass the above parms to the installer at boot time. Selecting "Install"
> and typing "E" we see the following:
> setparams 'Install'
> set background_color=black
> linux /install.amd/vmlinuz vga=788 --- quiet
> initrd /install.amd/initrd.gz
> So, do Felix's parms get appended to the end of the linux line or
"linux" is kernel. Get rid of quiet and put them there. You might like vga=791
or 794 better if you don't have Intel, NVidia or ATI/AMD gfx.
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