Can Install Centos 4.4 from an external USB CD/DVD?

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carcella
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Can Install Centos 4.4 from an external USB CD/DVD?

Post by carcella » 2007/02/17 14:37:20

I try to install Centos on a Rack server without internal cdrom. Atter run the installation the system don't find the Centos CD1.
How I can install Centos

Lenard
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Can Install Centos 4.4 from an external USB CD/DVD?

Post by Lenard » 2007/02/17 16:02:53

Do you have a floppy drive on the server?

If yes then try using this floppy: http://linux.simple.be/tools/sbm to boot from the external CD device.

Also see; http://www.bobpeers.com/linux/hard_drive_install

carcella
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Re: Can Install Centos 4.4 from an external USB CD/DVD?

Post by carcella » 2007/02/19 12:40:51

No, I would like to install on a server without floppy or CD/DVD.
And without S.O. installed.

I Know with Suse is possible!

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Re: Can Install Centos 4.4 from an external USB CD/DVD?

Post by foxb » 2007/02/19 15:02:01

Probably you will find following links helpfull.

http://www.centos.org/docs/4/html/rhel-ig-x8664-multi-en-4/s1-steps-network-installs.html
http://www.centos.org/docs/4/html/rhel-ig-x8664-multi-en-4/s1-steps-hd-install.html

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