custom debian woody iso

Steve Mickeler steve at neptune.ca
Wed Aug 7 14:50:00 CDT 2002


Forgot to mention that it can be found at http://domsch.com/linux/ at the
bottom under the "Linux Distribution Notes" section.

Cheers.

On Wed, 7 Aug 2002, Steve Mickeler wrote:

>
> I have created a custom Debian woody netinst iso based on the bf2.4 series
> but I have updated the following on the iso.
>
> 1) upgraded from kernel 2.4.18 to 2.4.19-ac4
>
> 2) included both aacraid AND megaraid support in the kernel which will
> allow it to be used with pretty much all of the dell on-board and pci PERC
> raid controllers.
>
> 3) included support for the Intel e1000 ( intel's 10/100/100 card ) and
> the tg3/tigon3 ( Broadcom based 10/100/1000 ) copper gigabit nics that
> Dell is shipping the servers with.
>
> I've tested it on a pe1650 and a pe2650 without problems but should also
> work on pretty much all of the boxes.
>
> Its a netinst iso, so its only about 8MB in size since it will download
> the rest of the distribution files from a Debian mirror.

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