Debian / Ubuntu

Created on Mar 5, ’23 ・ Updated on Mar 5, ’23
diskutil list
diskutil unmountDisk /dev/disk2

# dd seems outdated (?)
sudo dd if=/Users/user/Downloads/debian-11.3.0-amd64-netinst.iso of=/dev/rdisk2 bs=1m

# did not work
sudo cp ~/Downloads/debian-11.3.0-amd64-netinst.iso /dev/disk2 && sync

For Compaq laptop, download non-free firmwares for Intel Wireless card

  • iwlwifi-3945-2.ucode iwlwifi-3945-1.ucode

  • download deb, tar xvf deb, tar xvf data

  • copy firmware to usb key

not necessary for server as we'll use wired connection

select only ssh server and standard systems (recommended)

log in, ip a to get ip, login via ssh

add /usr/sbin to path to get visudo

  • Doc for apt key
    • *
  • gsettings set org.gnome.mutter overlay-key ""
  • Default editor, use VISUAL and let EDITOR unset