Fedora 13 boot.iso not working with "askmethod"
hs.samix at gmail.com
Sun Jul 11 05:45:15 UTC 2010
On 10-07-11 12:39 AM, JD wrote:
> I just tested the askmethod after I burned the boot.iso
> to a 1GB flash stick, and booted it with Virtualbox.
> At the menu to install/upgrade/boot from local disk.....etc etc..
> I pressed Tab key and it immediately showed the vmlinux boot line args
> to which I appended askmethod (of course after a space separator).
> And it worked exactly as advertised. It asked me for the URL
> of the installation image.
> So I have no idea why you should have had any problems.
I have installed Fedora 13 now, the first login and updates are next.
But just to verify, I tried booting again with the USB stick with
askmethod parameter ... and now it works as expected! I have no idea why
it did not work the first couple of times I tried. I must be doing
something wrong then.
BTW, erasing the "vmlinux" line after pressing TAB and replacing it with
"linux askmethod" does not work, it just gives back the boot choices.
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