[CentOS] install via http
hiep at ee.ucr.edu
Mon Nov 26 14:45:07 UTC 2007
On Mon, 26 Nov 2007, Tim Verhoeven wrote:
> On Nov 26, 2007 3:21 PM, Hiep Nguyen <hiep at ee.ucr.edu> wrote:
>> hi there, i try to install centos 5 via http, but i don't know what to put
>> in when it asks for "Web site name" & "CentOS directory". can someone
>> give me this info? can i used mirror.centos.org & /centos/5/os/i386/???
>> i only have the boot cd & i don't want to download and burn all 6 cds.
> Yes, mirror.centos.org as website name and centos/5/os/i386/ as
> directory should work. You can also go over mirrorlist
> (http://www.centos.org/modules/tinycontent/index.php?id=13) and do the
> same with a mirror that is close to you.
> Tim Verhoeven - tim.verhoeven.be at gmail.com - 0479 / 88 11 83
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i used mirror.steadfast.net for web site and centos/5.0/os/i386/CentOS/
for directory, but i got this error:
Unable to read package metadata. This may be due to a missing repodata
directory. Please ensure that your install tree has been correctly
generated. Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository:
any clue what to do.
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