FreeBSD Boot Only CD.
gpeel at thenetnow.com
Sun Feb 11 09:49:25 UTC 2007
I have downloaded the 6.2-RELEASE ISO images, (Disk 1, Disk 2, and Boot Only), and was wondering...
If I use the boot only CD to boot up the new server I am getting, can I use it to:
FDisk and Disklabel the new HD (SAS),
ifconfig the NIC,
Setup a network share (as a client),
Download DUMPS from an other machine,
RESTORE those dumps,
the aim here is to clone a previous machine. So what I guess I am asking is, does the boot only machine give us all the working tools as would a copy installed to the local bood HD?
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