Installing Debian GNU/Linux on Sony Vaio SRX87

4 Feb 2003 15:10 linux sony-vaio

Because the DVD-ROM drive supplied with the SRX87 is Firewire, and is not supported by the standard Debian boot images, you’ll need to use network booting (using PXE) to get it going. This page has some instructions for installing Debian in this manner.

I’ve expanded on those instructions here.

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Things I’ve found but have yet to try