[K12OSN] ISO file number 6 of Beta 5

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Fri May 5 16:49:37 UTC 2006

>From: Les Mikesell <les at futuresource.com>
> > The ISO file no 6 (K12LTSP 5.0.0 beta 5 32bit ) is to large (710MB vs
> > 702MB)  to burn on 700mb standard CDR!!!
> > Any suggestions?
>Download all the iso images to a directory that you have
>exported via NFS.  Burn only the first disk.  Enter
>linux askmethod
>at the boot prompt and pick nfs as the method.  As long
>as it's not your first Linux box this way is much faster
>and easier since you don't have to wait around and swap
>CDs during the install.

I burned the first CD, and put all the ISO images on a FAT partition, or on 
a separate hard drive.
Then used the 'linux askmethod' option and gave it a partition /dev/hda2 or 
whatever.  It's much faster indeed.

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