free-bees.co.uk has written a 5-page article about installing Debian GNU/Linux and packages. Yes, it's yet another how-to to help new Debian-users.
The article starts on this page.
Debian is one of the most common Linux distributions in the world. With a possible total of fourteen CDs, it is also one of the biggest. As you may have gathered from the fact that this guide exists, Debian is not the easiest Linux distribution. However, anybody that is relatively competent with computers should be able to use Debian (after all, I am!), and this guide is here to help you get started.