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Nov 14, 2005, 14:30 (2 Talkback[s])

"The Debian Installer team is proud to announce the first beta release of the installer for Debian GNU/Linux Etch. Improvements in this release of the installer include:

  • "Debian testing (etch) is now installed by default, instead of sarge, and features several months of development and updates.
  • "This new version of the installer uses and installs the 2.6.12 kernel, instead of the 2.6.8 kernel used in the sarge release.
  • 2.6 is now the default kernel for i386 and sparc (and remains the default kernel for powerpc, amd64, ia64 and hppa). Boot with 'install24' to install using the 2.4 kernel..."

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