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2answers
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How to sysprep ubuntu to take its image

I am using fog to install images in my office. To clone and deploy windows images, sysprep is used to generalize the windows and to make sure it loses all the unique information like name n bla bla ...
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0answers
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Configuring PXE in Ubuntu to install Windows XP

I am using Ubuntu server with Windows XP clients connected over LAN. I want to configure PXE so that I can install Windows through PXE boot itself. I am a beginner in Linux field. So explain the ...
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1answer
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Installation problem of fog in ubuntu 13.04

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1answer
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Network install Ubuntu

I'm going to install server without USB disk or CDROM via PXE with Ubuntu. Currently, I have prepared a server with CentOS complete with DHCP, and TFTP server. I have successfully installed CentOS ...
3
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1answer
759 views

Local network install ubuntu desktop 12.04LTS 64BITS

I have an All In One PC without CDROM, and the USB ports are not working properly. Im trying to perform a network installation via netboot/pxe, but it seems to be pretty difficult. I didn't have so ...
2
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2answers
1k views

Long pause in pxe/preseed install

I'm encountering a long pause during unattended (preseeded) install of precise server via pxe. The install eventually works, but appears to just sit there for 20 or 30 minutes after it authenticates ...
2
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2answers
134 views

Restart installer on any error (PXE with cobbler)

I provision few boxes using PXE with Cobbler. My network is not very stable, so sometimes the installation fails. The installer is not able to retrieve a package. Is it possible to make the ...
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1answer
809 views

Ubuntu Preseed set Norwegian Keyboard?

It's been a couple of days now that I am trying to make a fully automated unattended installation. I managed to make it work with Ubuntu/Cobbler and a preseed file, but I cannot set the correct ...
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0answers
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How to PXE install my netbook? I have a desktop with a cdrom, but want to pxe install my netbook [closed]

I want to install Ubuntu 1204 on my netbook. (It does not have working USB Ports, but has a ethernet port). How do I setup my desktop Ubuntu 1204 to host the Ubuntu installer to install it on my ...
0
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3answers
248 views

Ubuntu Network installation gives warning, tried with 2-3 images

I am trying to install Ubuntu using PXE Boot. I want to automate the whole process. But inbetween, it stucks at one point when it looks for ubuntu/main/oneiric/restricted/binary-i386/Packages file and ...
0
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1answer
352 views

Install ubuntu-desktop on ubuntu using ubuntu iso image

Ok so Im in a bit of a pickle here. I have a 6 year old laptop which through the years lost a cd drive and doesnt have any options to boot using a usb stick. I somehow managed to install ubuntu ...
2
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1answer
635 views

How to prompt for input while doing preseed/late_command?

My preseed server install file executes a number of additional tasks with a bash script called with preseed/late_command. I wish to prompt for a password during this process to install LDAP ...
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1answer
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Setting up on Ubuntu server for PXE Lan install for installing Windows

Computer has only Lan. How can i make on Ubuntu someking PXE server where ill put windows iso or windows cd in Ubuntu computer so that Comp With just Lan can install windows?
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1answer
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How do I set up a network installation?

I want to know if the official 700MB installation images can be used to do a network installation. What would be the easiest way to do it?