Bug 87635 - RFE: automount of subsequent cd's during install
RFE: automount of subsequent cd's during install
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 67059
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-03-31 09:29 EST by Chris Ricker
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:52 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:52:24 EST
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Description Chris Ricker 2003-03-31 09:29:54 EST
<feature to add if bored ;-) >

I normally do network installs, but wound up having to do a fresh install of RHL
9 from cd yesterday. One thing I noticed was that when the first CD finishes,
it's ejected and a prompt for the second CD is displayed. When the second CD is
inserted, you then have to click okay before the install proceeds.

It might be a little more user-friendly if the second CD is automatically
detected (ie, you stick it in and it just goes, w/o having to click okay).

There's actually even code floating around to do this, albeit for a much older
version of anaconda. Sun Linux 5.0 (now defunct "perl -pi -e 's/Red Hat/Sun/g'
anaconda" fork of RHL 7.2 ;-) does the automount of subsequent CDs....
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-04-02 00:21:09 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 67059 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:52:24 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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