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Old 04-17-2006, 08:21 PM   #1
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Installing SUSE using mini iso


I have downloaded SUSE-Linux-10.1-RC1-i386-mini.iso.
Can anyone help me install suse from a FTP mirror.
I can get an IP address fine. I'm told to enter an IP address and path. yet nothing i put in works. just says file not found.
please help.
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"A"
 
Old 04-18-2006, 03:18 AM   #2
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Try to enter the path not starting with a slash and ending in the 'inst-source' directory, e.g.:

Server: 195.220.108.108 (fr2.rpmfind.net)
Directory: linux/opensuse/distribution/SL-OSS-factory/inst-source

I think using a boot parameter like install=ftp://fr2rpmfind.net/linux/opensuse/distribution/SL-OSS-factory/inst-source should work as well. (Not sure about the syntax, though.)
 
Old 04-18-2006, 06:01 PM   #3
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Thanks,
At first is didn’t work. Then i wondered if it was CaSE SeNSitIVe. It was, after that quick fix it worked great!
~Aaron
 
Old 07-30-2006, 03:09 PM   #4
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What mirror did you finally use that worked?

Please post the exact url; I'm having the same trouble you had.

Thanks!
 
  


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