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Old 09-03-2004, 01:04 PM   #1
jon2kx
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Question kickstart over nfs


hi im am haveing issues with trying to learn how to install my fedora core 2 over nfs through kickstart. yeah i am complete and total moron, so i was wondering if any ofyou guys could help me. i am a n00b and an ex-Windows user so i tend to rush into things without reading
and most of the things i read arent any good. Any help would be excellent.
 
Old 09-03-2004, 04:40 PM   #2
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The System Administrator's Guide for Red Hat Enterprise covers kickstart. All of the Red Hat docs are a free download, and are worth grabbing.

Personally I wouldn't use NFS for kickstart installs. As a rule you shouldn't enable NFS unless you absolutely need to, and kickstart doesn't use any of the features that make NFS sometimes necessary. I exclusively use HTTP (Apache) for installation and updates (with yum), and restrict access to the relevent shared directories by subnet or domain.
 
Old 05-14-2009, 06:17 AM   #3
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Anyone interested in this post may also benefit from reading this article: http://www.howtoforge.com/unattended...art-and-nfs-p2
 
  


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