How to prevent new installations when I have already installed my client through LAN boot?

Thomas Lange lange at
Thu Feb 9 16:11:14 CET 2012

>>>>> On Thu, 9 Feb 2012 12:59:03 -0200, Ivan Reche <ivan.reche at> said:

    > Oh, I just forgot to mention another doubt:
    >  - when I ssh into a system that has just been installed and waiting for reboot, I can see a lot of
    > FAI's variables, but $SERVER doesn't show anything and there isn't any variable that holds the server
    > IP or hostname. Is this right? How do I find out who is my server?
Normally, the DHCP defines the variable SERVER. Have a look at your
boot.log. In dhcpd.conf it's the option server-name.

regards Thomas

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