Getting NFSv4 prompt when installing bootable DVD

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Old 03-03-2008
Getting NFSv4 prompt when installing bootable DVD


I've created a bootable DVD which works fine for earlier versions of Solaris 10 (6/06) and Solaris 9.

But now i've moved to Solaris 10 8/07 and I am getting the NFSv4 prompt at login.

Initially i thought i could surpress this by adding the line


to my sysidcfg file, but that hasn't made any difference; i still get the prompt during installation. From what i've read on various forums this seems to be applicable to JumpStarts.... does anyone know if the same workaround applies to bootable DVDs ??

Has anyone else had this problem ?

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suninstall(1M)						  System Administration Commands					    suninstall(1M)

suninstall - install the Solaris operating system SYNOPSIS
suninstall DESCRIPTION
install-solaris(1M) is now the preferred command for starting and restarting the Solaris Installation program. It should be used instead of suninstall. suninstall is symbolically linked to install-solaris. suninstall is a forms-based and graphical subsystem for installing the operating system. suninstall exists only on the Solaris installation media (CD or DVD) and should only be invoked from there. Refer to the Solaris 10 Instal- lation Guide: Basic Installations for more details. suninstall allows installation of the operating system onto any standalone system. suninstall loads the software available on the installa- tion media. Refer to the Solaris 10 Installation Guide: Basic Installations for disk space requirements. USAGE
Refer to the Solaris 10 Installation Guide: Basic Installations for more information on the various menus and selections. ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWcdrom (Solaris instal- | | |lation media) | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ SEE ALSO
pkginfo(1), install(1M), install-solaris(1M), pkgadd(1M), attributes(5) Solaris 10 Installation Guide: Basic Installations NOTES
It is advisable to exit suninstall by means of the exit options in the suninstall menus. SunOS 5.10 9 Sep 2004 suninstall(1M)