F7 install from DVD iso -

Bob Goodwin - W2BOD bobgoodwin at wildblue.net
Wed Jun 6 00:28:21 UTC 2007

Steve Searle wrote:
> Around 05:28pm on Tuesday, June 05, 2007 (UK time), Bob Goodwin - W2BOD scrawled:
>> If I tell it to do an NFS install it requests "NFS Server Name" 
>> [] and the "Fedora directory" [/media/iso] which seems 
>> logical to me.
> I think that "Fedora directory" needs to be the (unmounted) directory
> that contains the iso, rather than a directory that has the iso mounted
> on it.
/media/iso is empty unless I run  "mount F-7-i386-DVD.iso /media/iso -t 
iso9660 -o loop"

> Also make sure iptables on the server isn't denying you access.
> Steve
I can stop the firewall, still the "no mount" error message?

I hate to buy a DVD burner for the sole purpose of making a Fedora disk 
each time there's a new release.  I've never needed to record a DVD 
before.  I suppose I might find some other use for it.


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