Re: Where can I get a non-netork install DVD for FC16?

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Rick Stevens wrote:
On 04/05/2012 11:45 AM, Bill Davidsen wrote:
Bill Davidsen wrote:
I have downloaded ISO images with both ftp and torrent, and the 3.3GB
DVD image I get is always a network install version, which stops at the
start of the install process and tells me I need an active network
connection to install from that media. Where can I get the real install
media for install from DVD?

And as a side question, why would anyone create a DVD for net install,
when there is a small ISO image which does that?

I forgot to mention that FC14 installs just fine on this hardware.

Did you use this link as your torrent:

Did, and tried ftp, always asks for a network connection. And a few others have reported that fc16 doesn't install without a network, based on a question in a chat room.

Make sure you're not asking to install things from external or "extra"
repos during your install. That's the only time I can think of that
might require a network connection during an install from the DVD.

I don't get to ask to install anything, I get a pop-up on the screen which says the install needs an active network connection, and won't proceed without it.

Bill Davidsen <davidsen@xxxxxxx>
  "We have more to fear from the bungling of the incompetent than from
the machinations of the wicked."  - from Slashdot

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