Best recomended host distro?

James Harlow ejamesdotcom at
Mon Mar 11 07:40:33 PST 2002

On Tuesday 12 Mar 2002 2:07 am, you wrote:
> There wouldn't happen to be a distro where you can install off of one
> floppy and obtain the rest of the packages over a network by FTP,
> HTTP...... A couple extra floppies is ok.

RedHat can do that. You need to dd the bootnet.img image from the images/ 
subdirectory to a floppy and have a supported ethernet card (Realtek 8139 
cards are cheap and reliable, I find).

Installs over HTTP, FTP or NFS.
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