PXE boot Re: [nycbug-talk] install fest

George Georgalis george
Sat Aug 21 17:32:43 EDT 2004

On Thu, Aug 12, 2004 at 11:09:29AM -0400, Kurt Miller wrote:
>From: "George Georgalis" <george at galis.org>
>> Looks like there is a OpenBSD/3.5/i386/pxeboot too... now to modify the
>> bsd.rd to program my custom install. How is that file made?
>If your going to customize the install, you may as well build
>a stable system so that you install -stable with the latest 
>patches. I use a separate VMWare install just for building 
>-stable on. A dual booted laptop or extra machine works
>just as well too.
>See release(8), bsd.rd is built during that process. Modify
>/usr/src/distrib/miniroot install.sh and upgrade.sh as needed
>before doing the release(8) process.

Thanks, that gives me enough to keep me busy for a while!

// George

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