On Sun, Apr 5, 2009 at 9:49 PM, Neil Aggarwal <neil@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I am trying to set up a CentOS 5.3 domU.
> I ran virt-install and told it to use /dev/dvd
> as the installation location.
> When the installer came up, it asked me for
> the installation source. I tried to select
> Local CDROM but that did not work. I had
> to do a network install.
> Is there a way to tell it to use the DVD
> for the installation files?
A general suggestion, before bombarding a mailing list with questions,
it would probably help if you actually read the documentation first.
For Xen on Centos it would be
When installing Linux PV DomU you can't use DVD directly, but you can
use it to setup network install server (start from
HVM domU (and also opensolaris PV domU) can use DVD/iso as installation media.
One way to have GUI on a headless server is with VNC, see
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