FAI 3.3.1 released

Waldemar Brodkorb fai at waldemar-brodkorb.de
Mon Nov 16 17:26:27 CET 2009

Hi Thomas,
Thomas Lange wrote,

> Hi all,
> FAI 3.3.1 includes some minor patches to support booting with upstart
> instead of sysvinit and configuration of grub2. This will be needed for
> using FAI with Ubuntu karmic. If you are installing your clients with
> lenny, there's no need to upgrade to this version.
> Thanks to Waldemar, Hans-Gerd and Dominik who did all the debugging of
> FAI on karmic.
> Add this line to your sources.list to get the newest FAI version:
>   deb http://www.informatik.uni-koeln.de/fai/download lenny koeln

We tested the latest svn version today, there is one minor glitch:

Index: bin/make-fai-nfsroot
--- bin/make-fai-nfsroot        (Revision 5664)
+++ bin/make-fai-nfsroot        (Arbeitskopie)
@@ -341,7 +341,7 @@
     ln -sf /usr/share/zoneinfo/$timezone etc/localtime
     ln -sf /proc/mounts etc/mtab
     [ -f etc/init/tty1.conf ] || ln -s /usr/sbin/fai etc/init.d/rcS
-    find etc/init ! -type d | egrep -v "udev|hostname|mountall" |
xargs -r rm
+    find etc/init ! -type d | egrep -v "fai|udev|hostname|mountall"
| xargs -r rm
     rm -f etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules 
     # definition for loopback device

Otherwise the freshly installed fai upstart config, get deleted.


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