[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
- To: [email protected]
- Subject: kickstart
- From: Douglas Jerome <[email protected]>
- Date: Wed, 02 Feb 2011 22:20:10 -0700
- Authentication-results: gmr-mx.google.com; spf=neutral (google.com: 184.108.40.206 is neither permitted nor denied by best guess record for domain of [email protected]) smtp.mail=[email protected]
- Authentication-results: cox.net; none
- Organization: ttylinux
- Reply-to: [email protected]
- User-agent: Thunderbird 220.127.116.11 (X11/20090825)
I solicit responses.
I don't know Red Hat's kick start, but I think I get
the idea: At the end of the boot process, look at a
boot parameter to get a configuration file name. Get
the file and read its content; use this configuration
data to guide an installation process.
If I make this for ttylinux, what information is
required to be in the file? I prefer that ttylinux not
do the target disk(s)' partitioning, mostly because I
don't want to add sfdisk and take the time to learn/test
an automatic partitioning script, but I might be
The configuration file needs to describe what?
=> describe target drive partitions:
UUID?, file system type (ext2, etc.), mount point
=> network interfaces to bring up for the installed system?