And if this seems a little ambitious (DHCP, TFTP, PXE, NFS etc), you can just copy the install.cfg file to a floppy, boot from the install CD-ROM, and select 'Load config file' from the main menu. It's not completely automated, but it certainly is simple.
See sysinstall(8) for more info. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Michael C. Cambria" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Subject: Re: Mass producing installs? > stan wrote: > > > > I've got about a dozeen machines I need to build with STABLE. The machiens > > will be alike except fo things like name and IP address. > > > > I've been building these thigns one at a time doing the following. > > [deleted] > > > There must be a better way to do this. > > > > What have others been doing? > > > IIRC, setting up an /install.cfg file can be used. See the bottom of > this link for an example of how the author did it, sample install.cfg > file etc. > > http://matt.simerson.net/computing/freebsd.netboot.shtml > > Good Luck. > > MikeC > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"