Welcome Serena Central users! CLICK HERE
The migration of the Serena Central community is currently underway. Be sure to read THIS MESSAGE to get your new login set up to access your account.

Zauto script

Zauto script

The zauto script is a fast way for updating image-safe data from the Linux PXE environment, given that workstation hostnames are known to the DNS server. Image-safe data is updated by simply calling the "zauto" script from the bash-prompt or from a scripted image. Default values for image-safe data can be changed by editing the "zauto" script located in the "extra" folder.

INSTALLATION

The zauto script and (g)awk can be added to the Linux PXE image automatically by running the "patch-pxe.sh" script. This must be done from a Linux workstation, with support for minix fs and loop devices. The procedure is as follows:

  1. Copy "SYS:/tftp/linux.2" to the "zauto-patch" directory.
  2. Edit "extra/zauto" to suit your needs.
  3. cd to the "zauto-patch" directory and run "./patch-pxe.sh".
  4. Copy the patched linux.2 image back to the "SYS:/tftp" folder.
Attachments

DISCLAIMER:

Some content on Community Tips & Information pages is not officially supported by Micro Focus. Please refer to our Terms of Use for more detail.
Top Contributors
Version history
Revision #:
1 of 1
Last update:
‎2003-05-28 22:42
Updated by:
 
The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of Micro Focus. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation. Certain versions of content ("Material") accessible here may contain branding from Hewlett-Packard Company (now HP Inc.) and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company. As of September 1, 2017, the Material is now offered by Micro Focus, a separately owned and operated company. Any reference to the HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise/HPE marks is historical in nature, and the HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise/HPE marks are the property of their respective owners.