Bug 16287 - Anaconda updates for text installer
Summary: Anaconda updates for text installer
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Michael Fulbright
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2000-08-15 19:25 UTC by Todd Nemanich
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-16 16:43:40 UTC
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Description Todd Nemanich 2000-08-15 19:25:41 UTC
I installed RC1 on a rackmounted box, and entered:
linux updates text
at the syslinux boot prompt. I was never asked for an updates disk. Mice
are a bit of a pain in the ass on rack mounted boxes. It would be nice if
the text based installer could do updates.

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-08-16 16:43:38 UTC
This works in RC1 - please retry.

Comment 2 Todd Nemanich 2000-08-18 18:18:38 UTC
Did you test from a floppy with boot.img on it? The box I tried this on won't
boot from it's cdrom, so I used boot.img and linux updates text at syslinux. I
can't really try again (the boxes are in Richmond, and I'm in Raleigh for a

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