Re: A long rant on Debian 9
- Date: Tue, 8 May 2018 14:58:08 -0400
- From: Dan Norton <dnorton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: A long rant on Debian 9
On Tue, 8 May 2018 08:33:47 -0400
Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Tue, May 08, 2018 at 07:58:54AM -0400, Cindy-Sue Causey wrote:
> > On 5/8/18, Curt <curty@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > I downloaded 'debian-9.4.0-amd64-netinst.iso' and booted it in
> > > kvm and *it does work* as advertised here, so I don't know what
> > > accounts for your difficulty, Dan.
> > Ok, that's really weird, then. What factor could possibly cause that
> > kind of difference at that very early point in the use of Debian?
> The installer can be booted in either Legacy or UEFI mode. Perhaps
> the menus work differently between those two? I haven't had to do a
> Legacy install in quite some time.
The installer boot menu here shows (with different horizontal
Debian GNU/Linux 9.4.0
Debian GNU/Linux UEFI Installer Menu
Advanced Options ...
Install with speech synthesis
E: Edit Selection C: GRUB Command line
...tabs have no effect.
The iso is on CD and was obtained from the following mirror: