Beginner amd64 server, i386 clients [solved]

Frank Lienhard frank at
Wed Dec 7 16:56:19 CET 2011

On 12/07/2011 03:33 PM, Frank Lienhard wrote:
> OK my first FAI attempt.
> I have two debian squeeze installations:
> -amd64 server
> -i386 client (sort of example for future clients)
> I currendly have debmirrror running for the local mirror. Meanwhile 
> I'm attempint to do a first try with the FAI server and external sources.
> I've setup dhcp and installed fai packages on the server, but got 
> somewhat lost in the (large amount) of documentation.
> fai-setup gives me an error:
> "ERROR: debootstrap did not complete successfully"
> I guss it's because I forgot to tell fai diffrent arch for the client.
> Is the way discribed here:
> still valid (including the changes according to squeeze, of course)?
> Thank
> Frank
OK, that was just stupid: I misspelled the source server...

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