I am trying to install a CentOS qemu/kvm virtual machine using a virt-install script. Since Anaconda text user interface does not permit to users to edit filesystem type and mount points, I decided to use a kickstart file to customize such settin..
Is there any reason or need to keep anaconda around after a system is up and running, or would yum remove anaconda be a ..
I apologise if this is not the appropriate list for the following issue, but…Is it possible to upgrade the Linux kernel on a kickstart CD?Ive changed the vmlinuz and initrd.img files in the isolinux directory from the distros ISO image; so kernel 2.6.32-504.3.3.el6.i..
I am trying to customize CentOS 6.5 iso and have few questions.I cant get the significance of grub.conf inside the isolinux folder. Ithought it would be used by anaconda to generate /etc/grub.conf. But it seems that is not the case. I tried to make s..
Im running CentOS 6.5 on a software RAID-1 pair. I originally installed it following one of the howtos from the CentOS WIKI for CentOS 5. My first installation was on 5.x, then when I moved to 6.x I found that Anaconda worked enough like the one in ..
Guys,I was thrown a cheap OEM-server with a 120 GB SSD and 10 x 4 TB SATA-disks for the data-backup to build a backup server. Its built around an Asus Z87-A that seems to have problems with anything Linux unfortunately.Anyway, BackupPC is my prefer..
I have a problem with older version of anaconda linux installer. I have upgraded kernel in my distro, but, when this anaconda boot with new 3.4.52kernel, can NOT find cdrom. As far as I understand, this is because the new kernel recognize cd drive..
I did a quick search through the archive and couldnt find anything that mapped to my need, so I figured I should ping the community and see if anyone has the requisite knowledge and could point me in the right direction.*Succinct Version*Is there a ..
all.Im attempting to install CentOS 5 via netinstall from & it gets as far as formatting the disk but when it gets to:Starting install process. This may take take several minutes…it hangs forever (well, a couple of hours).Dropping down in a cons..
Short version: If I had a CPU with the aes-ni  feature would luks use it?I know that Upstream Vendors Security Guide  says:…snip The default cipher used for LUKS (refer to cryptsetup –help) is aes-cbc-essiv:sha256 (ESSIV – Encrypted Salt-Sec..