Re: Getting amd64 stretch netinstall to work.
- Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2019 15:42:56 -0400
- From: Gene Heskett <gheskett@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Getting amd64 stretch netinstall to work.
On Thursday 04 April 2019 13:12:58 Felix Miata wrote:
> Gene Heskett composed on 2019-04-04 10:39 (UTC-0400):
> > So how _exactly_ do I make the installer take what it finds, format
> > it, and just get on with it?
> First select manual partitioning (all these are the same screen):
> Then select the disk (should resemble one of these):
> Choose the partition to configure (I think these are actually the same
> screen as previous group, except with disk's partitions expanded):
> Here's the screen where the main business gets done, selecting mount
> point, format type, mount options, volume label:
> Select mount point detail screen:
> If I knew how to get my own screencaps from a text install on real
> hardware (not a virtual machine) I would make my own web page to do
> what the Debian Handbook seems can't be bothered to do. It would
> probably be somewhat like
>ep-by-step except the images would be big enough to see without having
> to open each in turn.
So the takeaway is that I'm not the only one with the problem. One can
take snapshots with a digital camera, and gimp can make them printable.
But it costs money for the camera. Sigh...
Cheers, Gene Heskett
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