[lug] Caldera Install.

Nate Duehr nate at natetech.com
Tue Aug 29 13:52:49 MDT 2000

Hmm... giving me ideas now.  (I didn't realize you could break out of
the chrooted environment in that KickStart config file.)

NFS mount and finish from there... hmmm...

Automation makes me happy.  :)


On Tue, Aug 29, 2000 at 01:50:42PM -0600, Sean Reifschneider wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 29, 2000 at 01:47:20PM -0600, Nate Duehr wrote:
> >%post runs from inside the chrooted environment so I couldn't use it to
> >do things like get a file from an FTP server, etc.  I've never looked at
> You can specify an option to %post that will disable the chroot.
> >their code, but is the FTP and NFS stuff written directly into their
> >installer, or are the binaries on the boot media somewhere?
> Well, the NFS stuff is built into the kernel.  FTP is probably a part of
> the installer, since it's so easy to do in Python.
> Sean
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