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RE: reverse name lookup failed



I've got kickstart working *without* a DNS server, so I don't think that DNS
is required.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: liefting nl ibm com [mailto:liefting nl ibm com]
> 
> Yes. In order for a networked kickstart to work you need to 
> have a DHCP
> server, a DNS server and an NFS server. All three set up correctly.
> 
> I don't know if it has been changed already, but it used to 
> be that even if
> you specified bootproto static, it would still use DHCP for IP address
> lookup while installing, but would configure the static IP 
> addresses in
> /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 in order to boot 
> with static IP
> addresses.
> 
> - Wouter.





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