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Re: [SLE] Web install SuSe-9.2 problem
  • From: Alain Barthélemy <cassandre@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 3 May 2005 21:52:13 +0200
  • Message-id: <20050503195213.GA4311@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Le mardi 03 mai 2005, 15:46:01 ou environ Chadley Wilson <chadley@xxxxxxxxxxxx> a écrit:
> On Sunday 01 May 2005 18:59, Alain Barthélemy wrote:
> > I'm trying to install thtough Web SuSe-9.2 (SuSe-9.2 and not 9.3!)
> >
> > Boot image (about 65Mb) downloaded and burned on CD.
> >
> > CD boots without problem.
> >
> > I want to install on a laptop in a home LAN.
> >
> > Manual installation:
> >
> > 1) When asked for IP-address I type 192.168.1.50: accepted
> > 2) When asked for Broadcast address I type 255.255.255.224: accepted
> > 3) When asked for gateway address I type 192.168.1.63: accepted
> > 4) When asked for DNS server I type the DNS address of the server:
> > accepted
> >
> > 5) Problem is here: when asked for IP address of the FTP server for
> > installation if I type ftp://ftp.suse.com/pub/suse/i386/9.2, it is
> > rejected.
> >
> > As I don't have the numeric IP address of the FTP server what must I do?
> >
> > --
> > Alain Barthélemy
> > cassandre@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> > http://www.bartydeux.be
> > Linux User #315631
>
> If your dns on your internal is configured correctly:
>
> dig ftp.suse.com
>
> should resolve the ip
>
> --
> Chadley Wilson

It resolved it two days ago. Normally the installation system should
have happened without for me the necessity to fetch the numerical
IP-address of the FTP-server because I entered the IP-address of the DNS
server.

@+

--
Alain Barthélemy
cassandre@xxxxxxxxxxxx
http://www.bartydeux.be
Linux User #315631

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