> Sendmail or other network items during the boot, yet
> not miss any package that I want to have -- which includes
> *every* single package that isn't detrimental to the proper
> functioning of a stand-alone box.

After you get the machine installed w/ sendmail let it boot. It'll take
a couple of minutes but it *will* work. Then edit /etc/hosts and
/etc/sysconfig/network and change "localhost" to "localhost.localdomain"
wherever it appears and reboot. That should fix the problems you're seeing.


| I told you I'm not very bright -- Sugar in "Some Like It Hot" |
| "RPM is the greatest thing since swap-space" - Bryan C. Andregg
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| Erik Troan = ewt@redhat.com = ewt@sunsite.unc.edu |