December 2004

Monthly Archives

  • HOWTO Install Debian Sarge on an AOpen 1557 GLS

    This article was first written in December 2004 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/194). Introduction All in all, the basic Debian Sarge install (using Netinst CD) does a lot of work and the laptop is usable as is (network, graphical display, sound, …). However, some things need a bit of tuning to get the best of […]

  • HOWTO Rename a Debian system

    This article was first written in December 2004 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/192). To rename a Debian system, it is not enough to change the /etc/hostname file, you probably need to change some references to the old name elsewhere. This article tries to pinpoint the files where it would be needed to change it. […]