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Oracle Solaris 10 8/11 Installation Guide: Custom JumpStart and Advanced Installations     Oracle Solaris 10 8/11 Information Library
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Part I Using Custom JumpStart

1.  Where to Find Oracle Solaris Installation Planning Information

2.  Custom JumpStart (Overview)

3.  Preparing Custom JumpStart Installations (Tasks)

4.  Using Optional Custom JumpStart Features (Tasks)

5.  Creating Custom Rule and Probe Keywords (Tasks)

6.  Performing a Custom JumpStart Installation (Tasks)

7.  Installing With Custom JumpStart (Examples)

Sample Site Setup

Create an Install Server

x86: Create a Boot Server for Marketing Systems

Create a JumpStart Directory

Share the JumpStart Directory

SPARC: Create the Engineering Group's Profile

x86: Create the Marketing Group's Profile

Update the rules File

Validate the rules File

SPARC: Set Up Engineering Systems to Install From the Network

x86: Set Up Marketing Systems to Install From the Network

SPARC: Boot the Engineering Systems and Install Oracle Solaris Software

x86: Boot the Marketing Systems and Install Oracle Solaris Software

8.  Custom JumpStart (Reference)

9.  Installing a ZFS Root Pool With JumpStart

Part II Appendices

A.  Troubleshooting (Tasks)

B.  Additional SVR4 Packaging Requirements (Reference)



Chapter 7

Installing With Custom JumpStart (Examples)

This chapter provides an example of setting up and installing Oracle Solaris software on both SPARC based and x86 based systems by using a custom JumpStart, a feature of Oracle Solaris, installation.

Note - If you are installing a Oracle Solaris ZFS root pool, see Chapter 9, Installing a ZFS Root Pool With JumpStart for limitations and profile examples.