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Operating Systems Solaris Can't boot from CD.
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Old 08-25-2013
A bootserver would be a good idea to be able to boot your machine over the network. you can find howtos about jumpstart/bootserver/installserver all over the net. of course you won't even need the DVD drive anymore, because you can install your server over network, too. Smilie
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Old 08-25-2013
Well, I just annihilated the Ubuntu installation on my terminal laptop... Which I'll have to rebuild from scratch again...
(Tip: don't mess with root permissions on an Ubuntu machine at 1 AM)
And I just hit my internet data allowance, so it's now incredibly slow (So, I wont be downloading Solaris for A while)

Anyhow, I'll post my results after A: my terminal machine actually boots up again, B: when Iv'e downloaded and created A Solaris DVD, and C: when Iv'e set up A jumpstart/bootserver/installserver.

EDIT: Well my terminal machine is back in somewhat-working order (Minus all the work I did on it, and it's programs/etc), but its A step in the right direction at least.

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