Bug 16287 - Anaconda updates for text installer
Anaconda updates for text installer
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
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Reported: 2000-08-15 15:25 EDT by Todd Nemanich
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-16 12:43:40 EDT
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Description Todd Nemanich 2000-08-15 15:25:41 EDT
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 12:43:38 EDT
This works in RC1 - please retry.
Comment 2 Todd Nemanich 2000-08-18 14:18:38 EDT
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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