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Re: [suse-autoinstall] Can't find
  • From: Anas Nashif <nashif@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 15 Nov 2002 16:54:52 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <20021115165409.GA14661@xxxxxxx>
* Amanda Dahl,(4686) <amanda@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> [Nov 15. 2002 16:08]:
> Hello,
> I am using the Grub floppy to initiate system boot via bootp & tftpd. It
> is able to locate and load the kernel, but when it gets to the SuSE
> Installation Program it tries to locate the infofile and then moves on
> to a screen where it says "Please make sure that CD number 1 is in your
> drive!". I have supplied a location for the installation source, but it
> doesn't seem to be finding it.
> I am specifying the locations of everything in the menu.lst on the Grub
> disk, as my DHCP server setup must remain plain vanilla if possible.
> Here is what I have for the menu.lst:
>
> color white/blue black/light-gray
> default 0
> timeout 8
> framebuffer 1
>
> title autoinstall-bootp
> bootp
> tftpserver 192.168.122.160
from the grub manual:
Caution: This command exists only for backward compatibility. Use ifconfig
(see ifconfig) instead.

> root (nd)
> kernel (nd)/linux install=(nd)/suse80 serverdir=(nd)/suse80 autoyast=(nd)/autoinst.xml
I am not sure whether this is possible. install needs a valid URI, i,e,
install=nfs://192.168.1.1/suse80
Same applies to autoyast.

Anas

> initrd (nd)/initrd
>
> Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.
>
> Cheers,
> Amanda
>
>
>
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> Amanda K. Dahl
> Senior Systems Administrator
> Biopendium Production
> Inpharmatica, Ltd.
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> London, W1T 2NU
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>
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