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Re: stretch install for amd64-9.8.0 problems.




On Wednesday 27 March 2019 19:29:55 Steve McIntyre wrote:

> Gene Heskett wrote:
> >On Wednesday 27 March 2019 13:31:35 Steve McIntyre wrote:
> >> In article <201903271310.25490.gheskett@xxxxxxxxxxx> you write:
> >> >I pulled and burnt the netinstall, bad burn or bad checksum, but
> >> > can't find the checksums for the netinstalls.
> >>
> >> They sit alongside the iso images - see
> >>
> >>   https://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/release/9.8.0/amd64/iso-cd/
> >>
> >> >So I go back and get the DVD-1.jigdo.
> >> >
> >> >Now where do I find the template for DVD-1 of 9.8.0 for amd64?
> >>
> >> alongside the .jigdo file in
> >>
> >>   https://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/release/9.8.0/amd64/jigdo-dvd/
> >>
> >> >All I can get out of jigdo-lite after giving it a US mirror
> >> > address is a request for a non-US address as the files don't
> >> > exist, and I've tried several sites now.
> >> >
> >> >debian.org's search doesn't find them either.  Whats the official
> >> > story here? I can't get a verifiable netinstall, and jigdo can't
> >> > find a file to download.
> >>
> >> jigdo-lite should fall back (eventually) to snapshot.debian.org and
> >> find all its files there. Although for 9.8 (the current release!)
> >> all the files should be on the normal mirrors already. Which files
> >> is it not finding?
> >
> >It hasn't found any so far.
>
> OK, that *is* odd. When it prompted you for a Debian mirror, what did
> you tell it? Running locally here, trying both with my local mirror
> and a well-known UK mirror (http://mirror.bytemark.co.uk/debian/)
> things are working fine.

I tried to boot the newest netinstall, but it hammers on my writer 
apparntly forever. then not trusting a cd that wasn't booting anything I 
could see, I hit the power switch, and its taken me this long to locate 
another 400 watt ATX supply that will start when you push the button.

So Now I have some catching up to do before I can get back to this.

Thanks for so far.

Cheers, Gene Heskett
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