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NAME

       systeminstaller.conf - SystemInstaller configuration file

DESCRIPTION

       This file, by default located in
       /etc/systeminstaller/systeminstaller.conf is used by the
       SystemInstaller programis to determine what configuration information
       should be applied to your system.

       The file looks something like the following:

          # This is a comment
          binpath=         /usr/local/sbin:/usr/bin
          # The distinfo directory tree for SystemInstaller
          distinfo=       /usr/lib/systeminstaller/SystemInstaller/distinfo
          # The directory for package files
          pkgpath=        /tftpboot/rpms

          # SystemInstaller commands
          simachine=      mksimachine
          sidisk=         mksidisk
          siimage=        mksiimage

OPTIONS

       The following options are available within the config file

       binpath
           The directories where the SIS executable files reside.  This is
           appended to the PATH environment variable and should be a colon
           delimited list of path names.

       distinfo
           The directory where the SystemInstaller distribution tree resides.

       pkgpath
           The directory where the distribution installable packages reside.

       simachine
           The name of the SystemInstaller command to define machines.

       siimage
           The name of the SystemInstaller command to define images.

       sidisk
           The name of the SystemInstaller command to define disk tables.

       mkaiscript
           The name of the SystemImager command to create auto-install
           scripts.

       addclients
           The name of the SystemImager command to define machines.

       delimage
           The name of the SystemImager command to delete images.

       ipmeth
           The default method for IP address assignment. Valid values are:

           static_dhcp The same address will be assigned by DHCP at every
           boot.
           dynamic_dhcp A different address may be assigned by DHCP at every
           boot.
           static IP addresses are manually set.
           replicant IP addresses are not set. This is used when backing up a
           machine.
       piaction
           The default action to take after installation is complete. Valid
           values are:

           beep Beep incessantly.
           reboot Restart the machine.
           shutdown Halt the machine.
       disktype
           The default disk type. Valid values are: ide, scsi

       rpm The command to use to install rpm packages.

       rpmargs
           Additional arguments to add to the rpm command during installation.
           With some distros (Mandrake, Suse) the --noscripts option needs to
           be specified.

       rpmrc
           The filename of the rpmrc file. This is used to determine
           architecture compatability.

       dpkg
           The command to use to install Debian packages.

       verbose
           Tells SystemInstaller commands to use verbose output. 0=no, 1=yes.
           Also settable with the --verbose flag on individual comands.

       pkgcachefile
           The filename to store the generated package cache in. A file with
           this name will be placed in any package directory when an image is
           built. If the value of this variable starts with a /. It will be
           considered an absolute path and the file will be placed there.

       pkginstfail
           Whether to fail the image build when package installation fails.
           0=no, 1=yes.

       postinstfail
           Whether to fail the image build when post-installation fails.
           0=no, 1=yes.

AUTHORS

         Michael Chase-Salerno <mchasal@users.sf.net>

SEE ALSO

       AppConfig, perl