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RE: Alternate comps.xml file?



> > It looks like this will work.  Now I just need to find some way of
> > grabbing the correct comps.xml file over the network.  It 
> appears that
> > wget, ftp, etc. is not available in %pre.  Any suggestions on how to
> > grab a file over the network?
> > 
> 
> Are you sure? It looks like these guys are doing it:
> 
> http://pages.cpsc.ucalgary.ca/~erik/BOTD/partitioning/index.html
> 
> I haven't tried it, but it looks like they are fetching a file
> (conditionally) over http.

Yes, I believe the network is available during %pre.  I was looking to
use /bin/sh (using an external command), since I don't know python.
Looks like this is a chance to finally learn python.

Thanks for all of your help.

Eric.





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