Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 80362
RFE: Implement harddrive ISO graphical install
Last modified: 2007-03-26 23:59:22 EDT
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Description of problem:
Currently graphical installation is available with NFS loopback mounted ISO
images but not ISO images on a local hard drive partition.
Jeremy Katz wrote:
>>* Why isn't X installation available in hard disk ISO installation?
> The reason used to be because we couldn't load the stage2 needed for
> graphical installations into RAM and we couldn't just loopback mount
> it because that would make the disk busy while trying to repartition.
> With parted 1.6, this should be a moot point, it's just not been high
> on the list of things to find time to look into :/
Should be possible to implement.
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