What is diskless booting?
Diskless booting is using a remote system or systems to store the kernel and the filesystem that will be used on other computers.
What’s goodness ?
When you setup your own site servers, what’s needed ?
- DNS server(s).
- mail server(s).
- http server(s).
- storage system (nas).
- Development Workstations.
How many disk drive do you need ?
The answer is “Only One Drive” for minimum.
isc-dhcp-server package is recommended. Here is a sample configuration file for it (see
Make root directory on NFS
1-1 make root file on nfs.
If export NFS is /srv/nas.
root directory name is your choice, pxeroot , hostname and so on.
You can wget mknfsroot-file script from http://ntools.net/arc/nodisk/.
Of cause modify nfs root(srv/nas/pxeboot , user name(user) and password.
pxelinux.0 including syslinux package tar.gz.