Debian Installer etch RC2

March 19th, 2007

The Debian Installer team is proud to announce the second release candidate (RC2) of the installer for Debian GNU/Linux Etch. Unless release critical issues are discovered, this will be the version of the installer that will be included in the release of Etch.

There are no real major changes in this release, but we have been able to use the time since RC1 to fix quite a few important and minor issues.

Improvements in this release of the installer

No longer supported as of this release

Known issues in this release

See the errata for details and a full list of known issues.

New CD/DVD images

With this release of the installer, Debian also offers some new types of CD/DVD images:

Our thanks to everybody who has contributed to this release. Special thanks to Attilio Fiandrotti, the lead developer behind the graphical installer.

Installation CDs, other media, errata and everything else you'll need are available from our web site.