omsa knoppix

Andrew Fant andrew.fant at tufts.edu
Thu Oct 21 09:27:03 CDT 2004


--On Thursday, October 21, 2004 11:05:32 +0100 Philip Rowlands 
<phr at doc.ic.ac.uk> wrote:

> On Wed, 20 Oct 2004, Andrew Fant wrote:
>
>> 2)  We are using Systemimager with PXE booting to install and reimage
>> nodes into our cluster.  I'd like to set up this image to be PXE
>> bootable as well by changing the boot file on the tftp server.  Has
>> anyone out there managed to get knoppix and systemimager to co-exist on
>> the same tftp server. and would they be willing to share any hints?
>
> Knoppix has the entire software suite available on CD; how do you
> envisage this working over TFTP?

The quick and dirty solution I envisioned would be to make a copy of the CD 
to a filesystem somewhere and nfs mount it as the root filesystem.

Andy





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