Chapter 5. Booting the Installation System

Table of Contents

5.1. Booting the Installer on Alpha
5.1.1. Alpha Console Firmware
5.1.2. Booting with TFTP
5.1.3. Booting from CD-ROM with the SRM Console
5.2. Boot Parameters
5.2.1. Debian Installer Parameters
5.3. Troubleshooting the Installation Process
5.3.1. CD-ROM Reliability
5.3.2. Boot Configuration
5.3.3. Interpreting the Kernel Startup Messages
5.3.4. Reporting Installation Problems
5.3.5. Submitting Installation Reports