Bug 1030172 - Document bare metal provisioning process in the architecture guide
Document bare metal provisioning process in the architecture guide
Product: Beaker
Classification: Community
Component: Doc (Show other bugs)
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unspecified Severity unspecified (vote)
: 0.14.4
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Assigned To: Dan Callaghan
: Documentation
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Reported: 2013-11-13 23:41 EST by Nick Coghlan
Modified: 2018-02-05 19:41 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-12-19 00:09:12 EST
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Description Nick Coghlan 2013-11-13 23:41:18 EST
The architecture guide should provide an overview of the provisioning process for a system:

- kickstart generation
- tftp configuration
- power commands to trigger DHCP (and hence network boot from tftp)
- installation progress reporting back to the lab controller
- ensuring network boot remains first in the boot order
- clearing the tftp config (allowing local boot)
- cleaning up at system return/recipe completion
Comment 1 Nick Coghlan 2013-11-13 23:42:17 EST
"tftp configuration" means "bootloader configuration via tftp" rather than configuring the tftp server itself.
Comment 2 Dan Callaghan 2013-11-21 17:35:37 EST
Comment 3 Dan Callaghan 2013-11-24 18:57:11 EST
This is now included in the development version of Beaker's documentation:

Comment 4 xjia 2013-11-25 00:40:45 EST
Verify this bug. This doc makes sense.
Comment 5 Nick Coghlan 2013-11-29 00:40:32 EST
We backported this to the 0.14.4, as it's relevant to the 0.14.4 EFI boot order fixes.

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