LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 06-01-2011, 05:17 AM   #1
bornforlinux
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2011
Posts: 6

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Thumbs up About Kickstart


I wanted to know what is kickstart? What are its advantages and how it is useful?
 
Old 06-01-2011, 05:42 AM   #2
acid_kewpie
Moderator
 
Registered: Jun 2001
Location: UK
Distribution: Gentoo, RHEL, Fedora, Centos
Posts: 43,417

Rep: Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974Reputation: 1974
we REALLY aren't here for this, you could have already found out just by searching for "kickstart" in google. A wikipedia article on it is the 2nd result. Are you really born for linux?

Basically it's a way to script unattended installations. The usefulness of that should speak for itself.

Last edited by acid_kewpie; 06-01-2011 at 05:44 AM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Kickstart jaysamsonp Linux - Newbie 2 11-18-2010 02:36 PM
Kickstart Suberu9ja Linux - Software 2 05-23-2010 01:46 AM
Kickstart Error Error opening kickstart file (null): bad address Latitude Linux - Networking 0 06-03-2009 11:20 AM
FC 3 Kickstart abhijeetudas Fedora 0 06-22-2005 04:24 PM
Kickstart textomat Linux - Software 0 10-11-2004 05:14 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:54 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration