Originally Published: Thursday, 9 March 2000 Author: Rob Thomas
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Installing via FTP

Some distributions, such as Red Hat Linux, have the ability to be installed over the internet via FTP. This means that the installer is continuously downloading what it needs to install. This approach has many advantages, especially for those who do not have a Linux CD-ROM or even a CD-ROM drive.