17.7. Installing via HTTP
askmethodboot option and selected in the Installation Method dialog). This dialog prompts you for information about the HTTP server from which you are installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux. If you used the
repo=httpboot option, you already specified a server and path.
variant/directory for your architecture. For example, if the HTTP site contains the directory
/mirrors/redhat/arch/(where arch is replaced with the architecture type of your system, such as i386, ia64, ppc, or s390x, and variant is the variant that you are installing, such as Client, Server, Workstation, etc.). If everything was specified properly, a message box appears indicating that files are being retrieved from the server.
Figure 17.4. HTTP Setup Dialog
mount -o loop RHEL5-discX.iso discX
Xwith the corresponding disc number.