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Bug 174073 - Wishlist: use yum mirrorlists for network install
Summary: Wishlist: use yum mirrorlists for network install
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 35236
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 5
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
: 182537 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
Blocks: FC6Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-11-24 10:20 UTC by Mary Ellen Foster
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-09-25 15:17:42 UTC

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Description Mary Ellen Foster 2005-11-24 10:20:18 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8) Gecko/20051111 Firefox/1.5

Description of problem:
Since anaconda is now using yum as a backend, it would be nice if it were possible to specify multiple baseurls to the installer; it could then fall back gracefully just like normal yum if one of the mirrors happens to be misbehaving (e.g., bug 174034).

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How reproducible:
Didn't try

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-11-25 03:15:42 UTC
This is something that's eventually planned, but probably not going to happen in
time for FC5

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2006-02-23 03:08:10 UTC
*** Bug 182537 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Rahul Sundaram 2006-09-25 15:17:42 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 35236 ***

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