A jumpstart client needs certain information available
in order to perform a fully-unattended install. In Solaris 8,
this can only be provided by a
sysidcfg configuration file.
DNS and NIS+ cannot provide
protocol_ipv6 and LDAP is not supported.
sysidcfg file is somewhat OS-dependent.
- The hashed root password is visible here, and it is
on a filesystem exported with
no this is not our root password!). Note that the
sysidcfg is left in
keywords are new to Solaris 8 and will not work with previous OS
sysidcfg log file is located in
- For a complete listing of the syntax rules and keywords used in the
sysidcfg file, see Table 4-2 in the Advanced Installation
- For more information on