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Network Settings; Prepare To Create Boot Image And Disk Image; Installation Of Necessary Services - Fixstars GigaAccel 180 User Manual

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4.3 Network settings

Perform host machine network configurations as follows. eth0 will be used for
communications (NFS mount, etc.) with GigaAccel 180. Assign the IP address
(192.168.2.10) beforehand.
# vi /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
(setting value)
DEVICE=eth0
ONBOOT=yes
BOOTPROTO=static
IPADDR=192.168.2.10
NETMASK=255.255.255.0

4.4 Prepare to create boot image and disk image

Set the DVD (Yellow Dog Enterprise Linux for GigaAccel 180) into the host
machine.
Create the installer directory, and mount the DVD drive to the installer directory.
# mount /dev/cdrom /mnt -o ro
# mkdir -p /nfsroot/ydlinstaller
# mount /mnt/iso/ydel-X.X.X-cell.iso /nfsroot/ydlinstaller -o loop
Copy the installer boot image to "/tftpboot".
# mkdir -p /tftpboot
# cp /nfsroot/ydlinstaller/images/netboot/ppc64.img /tftpboot

4.5 Installation of necessary services

Install necessary services which are dhcp, nfs-utils, rpcbind, xinetd, and tftp-server.
Also, enable these services to start automatically upon start up.
# yum install dhcp nfs-utils rpcbind xinetd tftp-server
# chkconfig dhcpd on
# chkconfig xinetd on
# chkconfig nfs on
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