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Old 05-11-2005, 11:00 AM   #1
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Installing SUSE 9.3 without burning a DVD but from ISO image

I don't have a DVD burner and DVD ROM drive. Also my internet connection is not fast enough to make an FTP installation. I have downloaded DVD ISO image. How can I install SUSE 9.3 under these constraints?
Old 05-11-2005, 12:30 PM   #2
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I only gave it a fast look, but maybe here is the solution:
Old 05-11-2005, 02:26 PM   #3
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Boot with a simple one or two disc distribution, such as Basiclinux.
Create a folder called /media/iso, or anything else that suits your fancy...
then type:
mount -o loop -t iso9660 filename.iso /media/iso
You should then be able to find the install files from there.
Old 05-12-2005, 03:44 PM   #4
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aes canis
is this possible with something like knoppix.


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