Kickstart installation

Taylor, ForrestX forrestx.taylor at
Tue Jun 22 19:39:09 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-06-22 at 11:44, Mark wrote:
> > ks=http:
> > ks=http://$ADRESS
> > 
> > > Is this the right syntax? How can I fix the error?
> > You should not forget the two slashes after the colon.
> > 
> Thanks for the response!
> The website I found it on had left the slashes out and and also had colons
> between server name and path - kind of like the location syntax scp uses as
> well. Anyway - guess they were wrong...
> This way it works:
> ip= ks=
> It still asks me for the network configuration though, is there a way to
> make it pick it up from the "ip=..." parameter?
> After entering the network parameters, it starts reading the kickstart file
> from the server - I can see the requests in the access log.
> Then I get the error message "Unable to retrieve

You didn't get the network setup, so it couldn't find the stage2.img. 
Look in /usr/share/doc/anaconda-10.0/command-line.txt for references to
command-line options.  You shouldn't have the :::::eth0.  Try something
like this:

ip= gateway= dns= ks=http://...


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