SUMMARY: How to install Solaris 7 over the Network ? (fwd)

From: Thomas Leitner (
Date: Fri Oct 20 2000 - 07:25:41 CDT


Thanks to Casper Dik for his very fast answer. Basically it's
"man add_install_client" and the like. Below is his answer.

Thanks again Casper // Tom

From: Casper Dik <>

Yes, check teh manuals on jumpstart and such.

All you really need to run is "add_install_client" and a script
to make an install server.

All very simple basic steps.


From: Casper Dik <>

The command can be found in:


the names of the scripts are


The last step isn't really necessary if you install from CD over
the net; you must make sure that the nfs, rarp, bootparam and tftp server
are started and that the CD is shared (ro,anon=0)


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