Installation preparation :

  • Boot the Fanfree pc and enter to the Bios
  • In Integrated Peripherals menu, change SATA RAID/AHCI Mode to Disabled, On-Chip Sata Mode to Combined and OnBoard LAN Boot to Enable. Save with F10.
  • Power on the PC and Press F12 for boot menu, then choose LAN
  • When PXE boot start , stop it with Pause key and save MAC address for DHCP config
  • On dhcp server: add computer to /etc/dhcp.install , into g4u group
  • Restart dhcp server

Installation :

  • Patch the control room pc to the Control VLAN directly on the Force10
  • Let the computer boot on pxe-dhcp and start booting G4U
  • On g4u> prompt , type:
    • slurpdisk ffpcimg.gz wd0
    • Enter password to download image: 1nstall
    • It will start to write back image to disk

Post installation :

  • Change DHCP settings on dhcp server: move entry in /etc/dhcp.install to /etc/ , group Windows PC
  • Reboot the PC
  • Login as local Admin users and change PC name to LBxxxw. Reboot can be skipped
  • Add computer to LHCB.ONLINE domain. Reboot.
  • Go to Pgina config and uncheck "the Enable Passthru mode" option ( Advanced tab), to reactivate Pgina

-- GaryMoine - 15 Mar 2007

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