List Archive: gentoo-server
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Scott Ryan wrote:
> On Wednesday 28 July 2004 20:45, Justin Lambert wrote:
>>I have tried searching the forums and mailing list archives for an
>>answer to this question, but I obviously cannot word it correctly since
>>all I get are things about various service servers on gentoo boxes.
>>I currently have about 30 linux servers deployed around my location, all
>>running rh9. I am to the point that I need to update some major
>>components and am not looking forward to the rpmhell that comes with
>>this. I have been running gentoo on my workstations for a few years and
>> really like the upgradability that it provides with the least ammount
>>of work and was wanting to look at switching my server base to this.
> How do you intend to install all these machines?
> What would really be cool is some kind of installation process similar to
> Redhat's kickstart. I can get Gentoo to boot over network using PXE, but that
> is as far as I have got at the moment. Any thoughts / suggestions on what
> would need to be done here would be appreciated.
Seems like klieber has a project in the works to create a more automated
Gentoo install for the network rollouts. Don't remember URL, but there's
a current work (and some past works that have been "dropped") in progress.