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|actions=
|actions=
# Boot the installer using any available means
# Boot the installer using any available means
# Direct anaconda to use HTTP as the installation type
# Direct anaconda to use HTTP as the installation type using any method below:
# Provide a http server and path to the installation tree
## Specify on the boot command: <pre>repo=http://<host>/<path>/</pre>
## Add the boot command: <code>askmethod</code>
##* Choose ''URL'' as Installation method when prompted.
##* Provide a http server and path to the installation tree
# Proceed with installation
# Proceed with installation
|results=
|results=
# Anaconda uses the package repository from the HTTP server provided.
# Install completes successfully
# Install completes successfully
# Package errors (install.log) should not occur
# Package errors (install.log) should not occur

Revision as of 09:58, 4 June 2010


Description

A complete installation using the HTTP network installation protocol. See Anaconda/Options for information on supported boot options.


How to test

  1. Boot the installer using any available means
  2. Direct anaconda to use HTTP as the installation type using any method below:
    1. Specify on the boot command:
      repo=http://<host>/<path>/
    2. Add the boot command: askmethod
      • Choose URL as Installation method when prompted.
      • Provide a http server and path to the installation tree
  3. Proceed with installation

Expected Results

  1. Anaconda uses the package repository from the HTTP server provided.
  2. Install completes successfully
  3. Package errors (install.log) should not occur
  4. System boots successfully