Re: Problem with trying to instal Debian



On Sat, 17 Mar 2012, Lisi wrote:

Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2012 04:21:13
From: Lisi <lisi.reisz@xxxxxxxxx>
To: debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: Problem with trying to instal Debian
Resent-Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2012 20:21:33 +0000 (UTC)
Resent-From: debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

On Saturday 17 March 2012 19:56:03 Brian wrote:
So you fill in all the fields pertaining to setting up a static address
and certify it is correct when asked.

I almost always set up a static IP. It is very simple. When the installer
asks you, reject the DHCP offer.

Lisi


The installer does not ask; it automatically goes to setup DHCP.

When that fails, then, and only then, does it ask if I want to set up static IP addresses.

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