Debian Installer 7.0 Alpha1 release

May 13th, 2012

The Debian Installer team is pleased to announce the first alpha release of the installer for Debian 7.0 Wheezy.

Improvements in this release of the installer

Network configuration

Linux Specific

kFreeBSD Specific

Operating system probing


USB stick installs


Behavioral changes in this release

Hardware support changes

Known issues in this release

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

Not yet known issues in this release

We need your help to find bugs and further improve the installer, so please try it. Installer CDs, other media and everything else you will need are available at our web site.


The Debian Installer team thanks everybody who has contributed to this release.