Installation on HP Proliant via iLO -> "Error mounting
/dev/acd0 on /dist"
a at jenisch.at
Fri Apr 23 12:20:29 UTC 2010
On Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 06:36:39PM -0600, Tim Judd wrote:
> Most remote management devices like Dell's DRAC and HP's iLO should
> present the drive to the OS as a USB rom. The new IPMI management
> cards are still unknown.
Oops, now I understand.
Just curious: Why can the machine boot off the CD/DVD then during
installation goes south - shouldn't it be either "I recognize this
drive" or "I don't recognize this drive"?
> The acd0 is an ATAPI/IDE device. Here's what I'd try. Two options...
> 1) Boot the livefs ISO and do a ftp/http install
Thanks much for the hint. I think I'm going this way since the
installation runs perfectly to right after formatting the partitions
on the HD is done.
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