Bug 473045 - F10 Release Notes give incorrect information for NFS ISO installs
Summary: F10 Release Notes give incorrect information for NFS ISO installs
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Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora Documentation
Classification: Fedora
Component: release-notes
Version: devel
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
urgent
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Release Notes Tracker
QA Contact: Karsten Wade
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Blocks: fc-relnotes-traqr
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Reported: 2008-11-26 09:30 UTC by Tom Hughes
Modified: 2008-12-17 21:27 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-12-17 21:27:54 UTC


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Description Tom Hughes 2008-11-26 09:30:33 UTC
The F10 release notes (section 2.1.3.1) says that to PXE boot to an NFS ISO installation you now need to add "method=nfsiso:server:/path" to the command line.

There are several problems with this:

  (a) method= is apparently deprecated in favour of rep0=

  (b) adding it doesn't seem to achieve anything as I am still prompted
      for a source and choosing an NFS install still works

On top of that the actual information which would be useful is that you now have to extract install.img from the ISO and place it in an images directory alongside the ISO on your NFS server.

Comment 1 Jason Taylor 2008-12-17 21:27:54 UTC
Change commited. Thanks for the report.


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