I have the nim installed in the AIX-5.3 and i need install my linux (suse 10 and RHEL4)in lpp_aix or spot_aix resource .
Look nimol is AIX in Linux nim server!! I nedd Linux in AIX nim server
the os_install is not functional. when i insert the media DVD with SUSE 10 the nim ask for the (cd) media. i can insert the media(DVD) 1 and 2 , but the nim ask the media (CD3). Any install the Linux in AIX nim server???
Sorry my bad english i'm brazilian
EU tenho o nim instalado no AIX-5.3 e preciso instalar mey linux suse 10 e o RHEL4) no spot ou lpp_aix resource.
Veja não seria o NIMOL pois o NIMOL é o AIX sendo instalado no LINUX NIM server o que quero fazer é o contrário.
O os_install não está funcional pois quando inserimos a media de DVD ele segue sem problemas , mas durante a instalação ele pede o cd3 ! Sendo que a media do SUSE são apenas 2 DVDs.
Alguém ja instalou o Linux dentro do Nim server com AIX-5.3 ??
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tommy_todd 100000TP211 PostACCEPTED ANSWER
Re: Install Linux on NIM with AIX server2007-10-16T22:28:42Z in response to carloseduardo.unixIt is possible to use a NIM Server to install Linux. 1) copy the inst64 (SLES) or the netboot.img (RedHat) in the tftpboot directory. Add a line to /etc/booptab to call the file in tftpboot. make sure that the directory thagt holds the Linux images is exported to the network.
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Re: Install Linux on NIM with AIX server2008-01-30T10:31:51Z in response to tommy_toddCould you please give more details about the steps you described? as the syntax to use in /etc/bootptab...
I installed the OS_install to create a linux_source in nim but i always have an error ...
anuvdas 060001Y30N1 PostACCEPTED ANSWER
Re: Install Linux on NIM with AIX server2012-02-20T06:49:30Z in response to tommy_toddCan you please send me the steps ? I tried it but i am getting error when i try to mount "The directory couldnot be mounted from the server".
I also tried the same mount on different linux and AIX machines in the same network and i am able to mount.It is not working with netboot image (ppc64.img)
I followed the steps in the below link...