[CentOS] xen guest system - install source
pasik at iki.fi
Thu Oct 8 13:22:44 UTC 2009
On Thu, Oct 08, 2009 at 01:54:47PM +0300, Jussi Hirvi wrote:
> > On Oct 8, 2009, at 7:19 AM, Jussi Hirvi wrote:
> >> I am installing my first xen system (CentOS 5.3). The host system
> >> seems to be ok.
> >> I am following this tutorial:
> >> http://www.howtoforge.com/installing-xen-on-centos-5.2-i386-p2
> >> Now I try to use virt-install to install the first guest system,
> >> but I cannot find a working install source.
> >> I have tried at least these:
> >> http://ftp.funet.fi/pub/mirrors/centos.org/5.3/isos/i386/
> >> http://ftp.funet.fi/pub/mirrors/centos.org/5.3/isos/i386/CentOS-5.3-i386-netinstall.iso
> >> Always I get "Could not find an installable distribution".
> >> What should I use as path?
> On 8.10.2009 13:28, Giovanni P. Tirloni wrote:
> > It's not looking for ISOs. Try this:
> > http://ftp.funet.fi/pub/mirrors/centos.org/5.3/os/i386/
> > -Giovanni
> Thanks, that seems to work. (Funny, I thought I had tried that already.)
> Now I get another odd error, though (though maybe temporary):
> > ValueError: Invalid URL location given:
> > http://ftp.funet.fi/pub/mirrors/centos.org/5.3/os/i386/images/xen/vmlinuz
> > [Errno 14] HTTP Error 503: Service Temporarily Unavailable
> ...though I can start downloading that file manually in the browser
> quite ok.
> Anyway, I will try that path again another time, let's see.
Try using ftp:// instead.
I think funet is using some fancy http error pages that confuse
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