[lug] CLUE Installfest next Saturday: install or upgrade fed core 4->6?
caldodge at gmail.com
Fri Nov 10 10:02:13 MST 2006
On 11/10/06, David L. Anselmi <anselmi at anselmi.us> wrote:
> That sounds cool but I don't see it using http. The installer requests
> disc1/images/minstg2.img and that's what kicks things off. If I point
> it to a place with the ISOs it still requests the .img and complains
> when it gets the 404. I wonder what I'm missing?
If you're using http or ftp, you need to mount the ISO(s), then make
the mounted directory available to the service. That makes sense,
since a client can't mount an ISO image over http or ftp.
So, something like "mount -t iso9660 -o loop DVD-image.iso
/var/www/html/fc6" (substitute your dvd image and http-accessible
directory here) would work. If you have only CD images, then mount
them all, and symlink their files/folders to your http folder. The
DVD method is simpler if you have that image on hand.
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