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Old 9th February 2010, 05:46
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Talking Install Linux (MultiDist) via PXE (The Easy Way)

This script will download netboot images for major linux distributions and make a menu for PXE Booting in your tftpboot dir.

Current Distributions :
  • Arch
  • CentOS
  • Debian (stable,unstable and testing)
  • Fedora
  • Mandriva
  • Slackware
  • Suse
  • Ubuntu (stable and testing)
  • Hardware Detection Tool included

Requirements : sed and lftp in your path.

1. Download attachment to this post.
2. unpack attachment :
tar xvzf pxeinstaller2.tar.gz
3. edit config options in top of script :
vi install_installs.sh
4. Run Script :
sh install_installs.sh
5. Boot network client via PXE
6. Install your favorite Linux dist

To redownload any of the installers : just delete its subdir.

Arch Linux is supported...Package available by request, it is too big to attach here.
Attached Files
File Type: gz pxeinstaller2.tar.gz (2.9 KB, 2288 views)

Last edited by MTvermoes; 11th February 2010 at 22:07. Reason: New version details
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