How to boot from 7.3 CD and then FTP install
mweber at alliednational.com
Thu Mar 13 16:12:00 CST 2003
Um... Maybe I'm being dense, but why not just make a kickstart floppy
and be done with it? KS will use an FTP source or the CD, right?
I could be wrong... I was once before.
>>> Matt Domsch <Matt_Domsch at dell.com> 03/13/03 10:54AM >>>
> Dumb question
No such thing.
> but I have a CD remotely placed in my Dell 1550 server and I need to
> reload the server. How do I use the CD to start the install but kick
> an FTP install from the boot menu option screen?
That functionality was added in RHL 8.0 with the 'askmethod' command
parameter. It's not in 7.3.
> Or do I need to make a boot diskette?
Sr. Software Engineer
Dell Linux Solutions www.dell.com/linux
Linux on Dell mailing lists @ http://lists.us.dell.com
#1 US Linux Server provider for 2001! (IDC)
Linux-PowerEdge mailing list
Linux-PowerEdge at dell.com
Please read the FAQ at http://lists.us.dell.com/faq or search the list
archives at http://lists.us.dell.com/htdig/
More information about the Linux-PowerEdge