Subject: Re: sysinstall "local" tarball
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: tech-install
Date: 09/16/1998 22:38:49
> Wouldn't dhcp/bootp be a good first step for this?  All the info you've
> listed above and more is handled by these protocols.

While that should certainly be an option, you can't reasonably assume
that people have DHCP available during an install.  It's certainly not
the usual case at most sites I'm familiar with.