Installation preparation :

  • Add computer to /etc/dhcp.install on dhcp server
  • Add ipmi config in /etc/dhcp.(ux|sx)
  • Restart dhcp server

Installation :

  • Connect the computer to the right vlan
  • Configure the ipmi interface
  • Let the computer boot on dhcp
  • Choose "CUSTOM INSTALL" to set the computer name (default name will be PCLBxxxW)
  • Size of system partition : 50 Gb

Post installation :

  • Format the 2nd partition as 'Localdisk' and L:
  • Change the name of the computer if not set during CUSTOM SETUP
  • Put the computer in the domain
  • In the 'DNS' tab of the 'Advanced TCP/IP Settings', append '' and '' in 'Append these DNS suffixes'
  • map \\ts02\softs to R:

pGina :

  • run pGina-1.8.8-x86-installer.exe, pGinaPAM101Setup.exe and vcredist_x86.exe from pGina folder
  • copy lhcblogo1.bmp from the pGina folder to c:\pGina
  • run pgina1.reg from the pGina folder
    (22.05.2007: Sascha add missing drives to mapPaths value in pgina1.reg)
  • run 'All programs / pGina / Configuration tool from the start menu and check the settings

Terminal services server

  • At the end, the computer will reboot, so check that there is no user logged.
  • Menu Start / Manage your server
  • Add or Remove a role
  • Next
  • Continue
  • Terminal Server
  • Next
  • Next
  • Ok

Install other software :

  • Acrobat Reader
  • Putty
  • Winscp
  • Winzip
  • PVSS :
    • Install PVSS and unzip the patches in c:\etm\pvss2\3.6 folder, overwriting the files.
    • Run the PVSS Project Admin tool and open the 'Get Hardware code' dialog then click on the floppy icon (up right).
    • copy hw.txt (from D:\ETM\PVSS2\3.6 folder) in '\\ts02\softs\PVSS\Licences' folder and rename it to the name of the computer

Configure remote desktop

  • add "LHCB\Domain Users" to the "Remote Desktop Users" group (Computer Management / System tools / Groups).

Add the main user (group) to the "Power Users"

-- LoicBrarda - 08 Mar 2007

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