Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

Troubleshooting
Research
Professional Opinions
Ask a Question
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE

troubleshooting Question

Linux Installation from NFS Share

Avatar of fosiul01
fosiul01Flag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Linux
42 Comments1 Solution666 ViewsLast Modified:
Hi
i am having little bit of understanding problme of how to install linux from a  NFS directory


i have download all the Iso file from here

http://ftp.heanet.ie/pub/centos/5.2/isos/i386/
in to a nfs server /var/mnt

[root@workshop mnt]# pwd
/var/mnt
[root@workshop mnt]# ls
CentOS-5.2-i386-bin-1of6.iso  CentOS-5.2-i386-bin-4of6.iso
CentOS-5.2-i386-bin-2of6.iso  CentOS-5.2-i386-bin-5of6.iso
CentOS-5.2-i386-bin-3of6.iso  CentOS-5.2-i386-bin-6of6.iso
[root@workshop mnt]# showmount -e
Export list for workshop.example.local:
/home    *
/var/mnt *
[root@workshop mnt]#

from Another pc when i am trying to install from this share, its saying: The directory does not seems to Centos installation tree.

Now according to book, its saying, i need to download Iso file which i did , after that why its not saying installation directory not found

or do i have to make those iso in a Cd then copy those files in the mount directory ??
[ which i did once before but didnot work i think] so i need some help to understanding what tree its asking for
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Avatar of fosiul01
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 42 Comments.
See Answers