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
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