SMB Installation

I have a Mandrake release of Linux which tells me that I can install via a Windows network share on my LAN. It refers to this method as SMB installation. I unfortunatly cannot find an option when booting off the bootnet.img floppy I created. I do see all the other options such as HTTP FTP and NFS. Where do I indicate that I would like to install via SMB?
tobin120899Asked:
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tobin120899Author Commented:
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biardCommented:
You should be presented with 5 options for installation:
    Local Cdrom
    FTP
    Hard Drive
    NFS
    SMB Image
If not, the disk is not correct.

If it is ver 6.0, there should be updated disk images in /updates/6.0/images

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tobin120899Author Commented:
First off i have three image files i can use to create a boot install disk. boot.img, bootnet.img, and pcmcia.img. Use rawrite to create the disk. When I use boot.img i can use:
   Local Cdrom
   Hard Drive
When I use bootnet.img I can:
   FTP
   HTTP
   NFS
(but not SMB)
I havent tried the pcmcia.img disk because I am using a desktop without PCMCIA slots.
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biardCommented:
yes, but what version of mandrake is it?

there are more boot images available now directly from mandrake ftp.  they updated them due to problems with the images.

try these:

ftp://ftp.math.utah.edu/pub/linux/Mandrake/updates/6.0/images/

If that doesn't fly try a redhat image.  After all, mandrake is just redhat + some enhancements.

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biardCommented:
PS.  there is also an updated image for v. 5.1.  But that one and 6.0 are the only ones.
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