[App_rpt-users] Install onto a netbook via usb stick

Ian Venable ki6ies.tasma at gmail.com
Wed Dec 5 22:40:10 EST 2012


Never mind, something must of hiccuped during the install process, because
I just re installed, and it installed asterisk, and asked me for my Allstar
login info.

Ian
Ki6ies

On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 6:27 PM, Ian Venable <ki6ies.tasma at gmail.com> wrote:

> Yes it asked me if it was a static connection, and I typed N for no. It
> then proceeded to download from the repositories. Very strange. I don't
> even see asterisk in the /etc folder. Wonder if I should re install.
>
> Ian
> Ki6ies
>
>
> On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 6:23 PM, Jim Duuuude <telesistant at hotmail.com>wrote:
>
>>  Did you do the install with a valid DHCP-provisioned network connected?
>>
>> ------------------------------
>> Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2012 18:15:51 -0800
>>
>> From: ki6ies.tasma at gmail.com
>> To: app_rpt-users at ohnosec.org
>> Subject: Re: [App_rpt-users] Install onto a netbook via usb stick
>>
>> Did something change in the install process? I remember before being
>> asked for my Allstar login info, and picking which server I wanted to
>> download, I also remember being asked what I wanted the root password to
>> be. Both of these installs went with no problems, and it rebooted after it
>> was all done, and it is displaying test login: _
>>
>> Ian
>> Ki6ies
>>
>> On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 6:11 PM, Jim Duuuude <telesistant at hotmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>  I totally agree that what you did is clearly the sensible and expedient
>> way of accomplishing the task. I really dont have much guilt expecting
>> people to have or use such a thing.
>>
>> However, I also acknowledge that it would be *nice*, certainly not
>> necessary, but *nice* to have the USB install as an option.
>> I do not know how to accomplish it at this time, and I have no
>> intention of spending the time to find out. However, if someone
>> *could* figure this out and "contribute" their wisdom (in the form
>> of an installable package, not just a list of perhaps vague instructions),
>> it would be of great benefit to everyone (at least potentially).
>>
>> Jim WB6NIL
>>
>>
>> ------------------------------
>> Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2012 18:00:45 -0800
>> From: ki6ies.tasma at gmail.com
>> To: app_rpt-users at ohnosec.org
>> Subject: Re: [App_rpt-users] Install onto a netbook via usb stick
>>
>>
>> I have successfully installed onto both of my Dell
>> Inspiron Netbooks model 1018, 1.66 Ghz processor, 2 GB of ram, and a 250 GB
>> SATA II hard drive which I changed out for a 16 GB Solid State Hard Drive.
>> Via a $12.00 external USB CD drive. I gave up on the USB stick method. No
>> hang ups to report, installs went smooth.
>>
>>
>> Ian
>> Ki6ies
>>
>> On Sun, Dec 2, 2012 at 4:38 AM, Ken <ke2n at cs.com> wrote:
>>
>> It could be that the install program does not recognize the Netbook’s
>> Ethernet adapter. People in that situation have used a USB Ethernet adapter
>> to get started and then, afterwards, you install the driver needed and
>> switch back to the built-in NIC.****
>> ** **
>> Ken ****
>> ** **
>> *From:* app_rpt-users-bounces at ohnosec.org [mailto:
>> app_rpt-users-bounces at ohnosec.org] *On Behalf Of *Ian Venable
>> *Sent:* Saturday, December 01, 2012 11:37 PM
>> *To:* app_rpt-users at ohnosec.org
>> *Subject:* [App_rpt-users] Install onto a netbook via usb stick****
>> ** **
>> Hello all! Well I am learning linux as we go, and can navigate my way
>> around it pretty good now. My question is has anyone installed the acid.iso
>> onto a netbook (no cdrom drive) yet? I am trying to install onto a Dell
>> Inspiron mini 10, it has a 1.66 Ghz processor, 2 GB of ram, and a 16 GB
>> Solid State Hard Drive. I have downloaded and installed the acid.iso file
>> from the allstar website. I can get the install menu to come up, but I keep
>> getting "error unable to download kickstart file". Anyone else tried doing
>> this yet? The labtop is seeing the usb stick as /dev/sdb1, and I can see
>> the files on there, just not sure where to point it to, to continue the
>> install.****
>> ** **
>> Ian Venable****
>> Ki6ies****
>>
>>
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