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Re: [Xen-users] installing a vm with virt-install

Daniel McBrearty wrote:
 i gave this location to virt install.
 bottom line: The net install method works for virt install. So, you
 could look at those directories, see if you are missing any meta file
 that virt install requires (but i doubt it)

OK. But what about when you have the iso downloaded on a local disc?
surely this should be fine too?

absolute path to dir/file should work, no ?

Absolute path to the directory which contains the isos wouldn't work for paravirtualized installation. You have to loop back mount the whole isos, copy the contents to a directory and share the directory using nfs/http/ftp and specify nfs/http/ftp url as the installation source. See some details at.



I tried to find docs about this, what it expects to see and how to
tell it, but found nothing  ...

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