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1. Red Hat
I'm using a script in %pre that prompts for IP, hostname, etc. The answers are dumped out as variables and used to set up the config files in %post All works well.
Now, it's being used to install the OS on an HP Proliant that's in a remote datacenter via iLO, and it takes about an hour to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jnojr
2. Red Hat
I'm trying to use %include statements in my kickstarts, and am running into some problems.
In %pre, I can %include /mnt/source/isolinux/setup-questions and that works just fine. One of the things it does is echo out several variables to /tmp/vars In %post --nochroot, I copy... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jnojr
I have problem while configuring kickstart server .i have performed some steps but still i am unable to configure kickstart server on CentOS 5.4.
I have performed following steps:-
yum install system-config-kickstart
mount /dev/cdrom /media
cd /media... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: karan chauhan
4. Red Hat
We have an environment where we are using RHEL5.5 on vmware vsphere4.0 & I would just like to know
1. What are the benefits of having a kickstart server as we can do the OS cloning with VMWare vCenter.
2. Secondly is there any thing similar to Flash archive (Solaris) for creating an image... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: fugitive
5. Red Hat
I am pretty new to using Linux and learning as I go, my setup is extremly simple, I have 1 virtual machine running on my laptop running (ubuntu 10.04), I've created a kickstart (Red Hat) file with the ksconfig.
So I know have a config file for my Redhat.iso and my VM machine.
What's... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: NelsonC
6. Red Hat
We have a lab where installation is done through PXE . The installation always run fine usually but suddenly we are getting the below mentioned error
any idea whats happening ?
| Erros parsing Kickstart Config |
The following error was found while parsing your kickstart... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: thevishy
7. Red Hat
I am trying to install RHEL5.3 using kickstart method. Copied the rhel.iso file from DVD to http location. ks.cfg and rhel.iso files are available on a WINDOWS2008 Server (via HTTP). In ks.cfg file, provided the media path as url --url=http://xx.xx.xx.xx/RHEL53. System understanding the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: uday123
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I was able to set up a kickstart to install Red Hat Enterprise thought a network.
I'm trying to enable a NTP time server in the post section of the kickstart file and also enable/disable a few services using chkconfig.
I can't seam to get it to work, can anyone help ? I don't beleive i... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Georgesaa
9. Red Hat
Hello Linux gurus!
Ive got a RedHat EnterP. 4 kickstart server that is also running RedHat EnterP 4.
It is working as i should and no problem at all.
However, now i want to run a little script with output and input.
Ive read up a bit and what i realized is that a input in %pre phase is not a... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: maskot
I am trying to create a custom ks.cfg file with redhat AS 3.0. I have a certain package list I would like to install so we have just the packages we need. The issue is in the file it show groups so I have removed them and added my list of packages as I would when useing this in AS 2.1 but for some... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Acleoma