Re: install via own mirror (nfs)
On Thu, 28 Oct 2010 18:20:30 +0200, Matthias wrote in message
> Hi everyone,
> I would like to install debian using an own mirror that I set up on
> an NFS server which is available in the local network.
> I do a tftpboot/pxelinux netboot on the client machine and boot into
> the kernel image provided in the netboot directory
> I only get the possibility to select between http and ftp for access
> to a mirror but I don't have the possibility to use either of them.
> I tried also to manually mount the nfs-share containing the mirror
> via the busybox-shell, but that doesn't work (apparently, this
> busybox does not support nfs).
> I also did a comprehensive web-search but did not find any answer to
> my question. I was previously using openSuSE where this works without
> any problems.
> Is there a way to do this, or am I wasting my time?
..install a webserver on your mirror NFS box, then just pick
that mirror "manually."
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;o)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
Scenarios always come in sets of three:
best case, worst case, and just in case.