Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 846977
Unable to retrieve install.img during PXE installation
Last modified: 2017-12-06 06:09:42 EST
Description of problem:During PXE installation using ftp protocol following error is getting displayed:Unable to retrieve install.img
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):Rhel6.3 64bit
Tried Pxe installation for Rhel6.3 32bit and found it was working fine whereas for Rhel6.3 64bit there is problem in install.img located in images folder.
Steps to Reproduce:
Confirmed on RHEL 6.3 64-bit using the http protocol. 6.2 64-bit is working fine as well.
The new install.img is about 1 meg bigger than the 6.2 version so something changed.
Update: I moved to a different network and it started working. There is no firewall, but one network is slower due to the bottleneck. Could there be a lower timeout in 6.3 for getting the /images/install.img?
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