Originally Posted by six_storm
Holy cow . . . looking at Debian's download page, there are like 20+ things to d/l before you can burn a CD to install it!!! Even with the minimal installation CD, there are over 15 items to d/l. WTF?
I think you got the wrong page maybe?
Choose your platform and look for the "netinst.iso". I'm using the i386 atm and loving it. The .iso is only 163 mb, and the minimal install will connect to a server of your choosing afterwards and download the other packages you want.
Really sweet setup.