can i install the rh7.3 from harddisk as an image

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can i install the rh7.3 from harddisk as an image

Postby farhanksa » Thu Jan 02, 2003 2:03 pm

i want to install the rh7.3 on about 5 pc having same configuration. i want to make a image file of rh7.3 of 1 pc (as its done in windows. and copy the images using norton ghosts in case of windows)......i want to this kind of work with rh 7.3...
same copy installation on same hardware??how to do it using rh7.3

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Postby fawad » Fri Jan 03, 2003 5:17 am

Farhan, thanks to Unix Text-File(TM) Technology, you don't need to use Ghost. Plain old cp will suffice. Only machine specific stuff in /etc will need to be changed (/etc/sysconfig/* in case of Redhat like distros). If you need to keep a consistent structure across the board, you might want to mount /usr over NFS too.

Never used Ghost myself.


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