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Old 07-14-2008, 12:53 PM   #1
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Question SuSE 10, YaST, Installation Sources


I have a local directory that contains the Novell SuSE 10 ISO's that I'd like to use as a local repository:

I've copied the 4 SuSE 10 ISO's to this directory.

When I try to add the ISO's as a local installation source using YaST, CD1 is added to the list with no problem, but YaST seems to fail when I try to add 2, 3, and 4 with the following:

Unable to create installation source from URL 'iso:/?iso=/usr/local/pub/SLES-10-x86/SLES-10-x86-CD2.iso'. Details: "Cannot create installation source. Try again?"
Any assistance most helpful!

Old 07-15-2008, 10:54 AM   #2
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Try using Yast for installation media. Go to Yast, add on product or installation source. Then put in the cd and see if that works. If it works for disc 2 it should work for the rest.


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