[App_rpt-users] re acid install from usb drive
jrorke at cogeco.ca
Sat Dec 11 13:14:57 EST 2010
Ok I'll try that again, but I remember it still looking for some stuff
from the local cd rom and couldnt get any further.
On 12/11/2010 12:48 PM, Matt Beasant wrote:
> Hi Jon,
> I had this problem too on a system I was building - I had a dialog box
> open with a prompt to navigate to the ks.cfg file - I just accepted
> the defaults ( had to do this twice bizarrely ) and it all went in
> just fine after. YMMV but worth a try!
> This was from a USB CD drive with the ACID CD in the drive.
> On 11 December 2010 17:33, REDBUTTON_CTRL <jrorke at cogeco.ca
> <mailto:jrorke at cogeco.ca>> wrote:
> Hi All has anyone been able to install a node from a usb drive ?
> I tried to install on a new box from a external usb dvd drive. The
> computer would boot from the usb port ok but the install reported it
> couldnt find the kickstart cfg on the local cd rom but the computer
> doesn't have a local cd rom.
> I'm assuming its looking for those files from the local cd rom but not
> the usb drive cd rom.
> Perhaps the iso needs to be modified to point to the proper
> location of
> the kickstart files for usb drives?
> I also tried booting from a USB stick. I loaded the iso with an app
> called "Unetbootin".
> It too seemed to boot ok from usb and got to the same place with the
> same error looking for the kickstart.cfg.
> Perhaps the same problem.
> Anybody know how to make this work?
> Would be nice to be able to boot from a USB drive.
> Jon VA3RQ
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