[CentOS] Can CentOS 4 be installed from CD1 only?
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Sun Oct 2 15:48:16 UTC 2005
> Hi. I'm installing CentOS far from home and forgot the CDs... I don't
> have time to download all 4, what are my best options? I can download CD
> 1 and perhaps 2 - is that enough? Is there a way to install directly
> over the internet from one of the mirrors?
if you boot the cd-1 with 'linux askmethod' the installer will ask you
where you want to install from, you can then select http/ftp and use a
public mirror to install the distro from.
Alternatively, you can do a minimum install from CD1 and then yum
install whatever else you need at a later time.
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