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Re: [SLE] Web install SuSe-9.2 problem SOLVED
  • From: Alain Barthélemy <cassandre@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 1 May 2005 22:36:25 +0200
  • Message-id: <20050501203625.GA1883@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Le Sunday 01 May 2005, 18:59:00 ou environ Alain Barthélemy <cassandre@xxxxxxxxxxxx> a écrit:
> 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?
>

I remembered the instruction "host" and I managed to have the numerical
IP-address of the FTP server.

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

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