The Consolidation Bookset

Table of Contents

Producing a fully reproducable development environment
1. Producing a fully reproducable development environment
Problem definition
The need for a fully reproducable environment
The toolsets
Overview of the installation process
2. Hands on instructions
Installing the boot- and installserver
Setting up the hardware
Installing the operating system
Configuration of the system
Creating and accessing the KS Tree
Copy packages into the Install Tree
Adding your own packages
Installing tftpd
Installing the bootloader
Installing the bootkernel and related image
Installing pxeboot configuration files
Configure DHCP
Installing a development workstation
Setting up the hardware
Configure the central server
Boot the client
The Definitive Software Library
1. The DSL
Problem definition
The need for a software library
Software development
Suggested workflow for software development
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