Braun Brelin wrote:
> Hello all,
>> Fresh off my long e-mail thread about Ubuntu mass installation....
>> I'm now attempting to set up a server that will allow unattended network
> installs of Ubuntu onto 500 + laptops.
> Unfortunately, all of the instructions that I'm reading say that I need to
> set up a bootp server
> which requires me to know all of the MAC addresses ahead of time. Is
> there any sort of setup that
> I can use which *doesn't* require me to know the MAC addresses ahead of
I haven't done this with ubuntu, but with opensuse/sles+autoyast you can use
a tftp server and a regular dhcp server (as opposed to bootpd) which
doesn't require the client MAC addresses.
I presume you can do the same for ubuntu.
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