Why selecting a nfs server as package source in a F19 netinst installation doesn't work?

asked 2013-10-07 14:45:08 -0500

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updated 2013-10-09 08:05:44 -0500

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Hello. I have a NFS server running with this /etc/exports file: /var/fedora *(ro) where /var/fedora is the loop mount point to the iso of Fedora's installation DVD.

When I boot a client machine with a CD running the netinstaller (http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/fedora/linux/releases/19/Fedora/x86_64/iso/Fedora-19-x86_64-netinst.iso) and I put as a package source the option "nfs" and I write "nfs_server_ip:/var/fedora" in textbox, after a while Anaconda ignores me and puts the default package source (something like "nearest mirror" or so).

What am I doing bad??

If I try with boot parameter repo=nfs::nfs_server_ip:/var/fedora it's the same...

P.D: Another thing is the option "nfsiso" isn't showed as an option in Anaconda's package sources combobox

Thanks!

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Well, thanks, but it's not the bug I'm talking about

q2dg gravatar imageq2dg ( 2013-10-08 17:05:23 -0500 )edit