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[SLUG] Debian question on selecting kernel an fs
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- Subject: [SLUG] Debian question on selecting kernel an fs
- From: Mick <jackcom@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: 25 Apr 2003 22:43:16 +1000
Kevin Saenz asked
can I get debian
> > to use reiserfs rather than ext and default the kernel to 2.4?
> > I'd prefer not to load up 2.2 kernel.
After booting your system from Disk 1 (I'll assume you're using CD's to
This will install the 2.4 Kernel.
During the installtion process you will be asked to partition a
harddisk, after selecting your partitions you will be asked if you wish
to ext2, ext3 or reiserfs.
You will only be given the reiserfs option if you type bf24 at the boot
prompt, 2.2 won't give you the option.
Trust me, I've done a bit of Debian installing/reinstalling over the
last few weeks.
Hope this helps