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[K12OSN] RH 7.3 Kickstart installation



Hi All,

I'm upgrading all of my servers in the next few weeks and thought I'd set up
a kickstart installation. I've done a quick default installation file and
would like some input on what others are doing as far as partitions,
packages etc. Any suggestions as how to "trim the fat" beyond the obvious
would be appreciated.

These servers are used as the primary servers at each school. Primarily
win9x clients.

I had to install the mkkickstart rpm from 7.2 because it's not on the 7.3
CD's.


#Generated by Kickstart Configurator

#System language
lang en_US

#Language modules to install
langsupport --default en_US en_US

#System keyboard
keyboard us

#System mouse
mouse genericps/2

#System timezone
timezone --utc America/New_York

#Root password
rootpw --iscrypted

#Reboot after installation
reboot

#System bootloader configuration
bootloader --location=mbr

#Install Red Hat Linux instead of upgrade
install

#Use CDROM installation media
cdrom


#Clear all partitions from the disk
clearpart --all

#Disk partitioning information
part /boot --fstype ext3 --size 75 --asprimary
part / --fstype ext3 --size 1024
part  swap --size 1024
part /usr --fstype ext3 --size 4096
part /var --fstype ext3 --size 1536
part /var/tmp --fstype ext3 --size 256
part /home --fstype ext3 --size 1 --grow

#Use static networking
network --bootproto static  --ip 192.168.80.2  --netmask 255.255.255.0
--gateway 192.168.80.254  --nameserver 192.168.80.1

#System authorization information
auth  --useshadow  --enablemd5

#Firewall configuration
firewall --disabled

#XWindows configuration information
#Probe for video card
#Probe for monitor
xconfig  --depth 16 --resolution 1024x768 --defaultdesktop=GNOME

%packages
@Printing Support
@Classic X Window System
@X Window System
@GNOME
@Network Support
@Messaging and Web Tools
@Windows File Server
@SQL Database Server
@Web Server
@DNS Name Server
@Utilities
@Legacy Application Support
@Windows Compatibility / Interoperability

Thanks,
Michael
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Michael Williams                   Instructional Technology
Haywood County Schools          216 Charles St. Clyde, NC 28721
http://www.k12linux.org                 (828) 627-8314






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