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Old 08-31-2009
Question Jumpstart Installation from X86 machine

Hi friends ,

i have on ultra 10 Sparc machine . Due to some problem my OS is fully corrupted , so i am planning to install again but my problem is the cd drive in Ultra 10 machine is not working.

Now i am planning to use Jumpstart installation method to install my server.
But i don't have any other Sparc servers.

Is it possible to use Jumpstart installation from my x86 DVD drive to install OS for my Ultra 10 sparc server.

Please let me know to solve the problem or any other way to install sparc OS with out CD drive .


Thanks In advance
MaroV
# 2  
Old 08-31-2009
jumpstart works fine from x86 to install sparc or other x86 systems...
# 3  
Old 08-31-2009
Copy of CD image failed

Hi ,

when i try to set install script i get the below error after 3 hours copying the cd image process.


Code:
#./setup_install_server /export/install
ERROR: Copy of CD image failed

Please let me know how to solve it and is it possible to install directly from DVD in jumpstart method.I tried in google but i am not able to get the exact reference site.

Thanks
MaroV
# 4  
Old 08-31-2009
don't know what is happening there... maybe your hard drive is full, the DVD is faulty, or or or...

maybe you'll find something usefull here:
http://wikis.sun.com/display/lksf/jet.lksf_main_jet.tex
# 5  
Old 08-31-2009
ok. Thanks .

Is there any possibility to install directly from DVD in jump start method

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