first of all: please excuse my bad english. I hope you are able to
I've an install server (sparc solaris 8 2/02 AND sparc solaris 9 (not
active at the same time)) on a x86 solaris 8 pc. I'm trying to configure an
unattended setup using a flash archive which I have prevously created on a
Enterprise 250 running solaris 8. Booting and system identification is
The first problem I had, was that the profile or rules.ok wasn't found or
used. The share should be correct:
share -F nfs -o ro,anon=0 /export/jumpstart
and the check script completes without any error.
Of course I used the right path with the add_install_client script.
Then I copied the rules.ok and the profile to
Now, during install I get the following messages:
checking rules.ok ...
using profile testmachine ...
But thats it. I still have to manually select the flash archive,
configuring the slices and so on.
My rules.ok file:
hostname s19i - testmachine -
any - - testmachine -
filesys c0t0d0s0 1024 /
filesys c0t0d0s1 2048 /usr
filesys c0t0d0s3 all overlap
filesys c0t0d0s3 1454 swap
filesys c0t0d0s4 2048 /var
filesys c0t0d0s5 free /opt
I already checked the 'Advanced Solaris Installation Guide' and nearly all
related sites found by google.
It would be great if I could get a tip where I made the mistake.