Chapter 5. Booting the Installation System

Table of Contents

5.1. Booting the Installer on AMD64
5.1.1. Booting from a CD-ROM
5.1.2. Booting from Linux Using LILO or GRUB
5.1.3. Booting from USB Memory Stick
5.1.4. Booting with TFTP
5.1.5. The Boot Prompt
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. Common AMD64 Installation Problems
5.3.4. Interpreting the Kernel Startup Messages
5.3.5. Reporting Installation Problems
5.3.6. Submitting Installation Reports