network install of centos 6

I wanted to try something different when playing with CentOS 6 recently, so I did a network install. Other than one very small detail, the install is identical to installing off a normal ISO.

Here’s the difference:

  1. use the netinstall.iso (eg
  2. when it asks for the URL to grab your image from, use something like (make sure it’s the full path (this example is off my mirror for an x64 install))
  3. proceed as usual 🙂