How to skip repository upgrade in 'fai-setup -v'
henning at sprang.de
Mon Aug 31 19:23:11 CEST 2009
Peter Bittner wrote:
> can you explain your answer? Is it necessary for a FAISERVER system to
> be on the Internet to complete the setup successfully?
The base.tgz is a packaged NFSROOT (plus some additional packages, minus
some tweaks only needed for the NFSROOT), and it's usually built from
scratch with each fai-setup run - or, better, it is created from scratch
with each make-fai-nfsroot, which is called by fai-setup.
The NFSROOT is created by calling deboostrap, which needs a debian
It is entirely possible that the "finished successfully" statement is
wrong - you could check your nfsroot and base.tgz if they really contain
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