Important information

This plugin requires a static IP address (Default is 10.0.0.1).
Every change to the server IP MUST be reflected into the plugin's menu file.
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Ubuntu Live 12.04
200px-Ubuntu_logo.svg.png
http://www.ubuntu.com/

Information

ERPXE Module

  • Name: - Ubuntu Live
  • Version: 12.04

Plugin type

Plugin type
Ubuntu Live Anti-Virus Deployment Diagnostics OS Installation Live Media Recovery Tools
No No Yes Yes Yes Yes

Plugin Requirments

Plugin Requirments
Ubuntu Live CIFS HTTP Internet NFS Linux OS Windows OS
No No No Yes Yes Yes

Screen Shots

300px-Ubuntu_11.10_Final.png 220px-Kubuntu_10.10_main_menu.png 220px-ServerScreenshot.jpg


Special Information

Ubuntu is a computer operating system based on the Debian Linux distribution and distributed as free and open source software.

It is named after the Southern African philosophy of Ubuntu ("humanity towards others").

Ubuntu is designed primarily for use on personal computers, although a server edition also exists.

Ubuntu is sponsored by the UK-based company Canonical Ltd., owned by South African entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth.

Canonical generates revenue by selling technical support and services related to Ubuntu, while the operating system itself is entirely free of charge.

The Ubuntu project is entirely committed to the principles of free software development; people are encouraged to use free software, improve it, and pass it on.

Linux Installation Instructions

Download ubuntulive1204-ARCH-XXX.tar.gz to /

https://sourceforge.net/projects/erpxe/files/plugins/

extract ubuntulive1204-ARCH-XXX.tar.gz file:

tar -xvzf ubuntulive1204-ARCH-XXX.tar.gz

Download Ubuntu Live ISO Latest Version to /mnt/ :

http://www.ubuntu.com/download

Mount ISO file to temporary location (/mnt/cdrom/)

mkdir /mnt/cdrom/
mount -o loop /mnt/ubuntu-12.04-desktop-ARCH.iso /mnt/cdrom/

Ubuntu x86: Copy initrd.lz , vmlinuz , filesystem.* to appropriate directory: (LOWER CASE ONLY!)

cp /mnt/cdrom/casper/vmlinuz /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntulive/i386/vmlinuz
cp /mnt/cdrom/casper/initrd.lz /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntulive/i386/initrd.lz
cp /mnt/cdrom/casper/filesystem.* /tftpboot/er/shares/ubuntulive/i386/casper/

Ubuntu x64: Copy initrd.lz , vmlinuz , filesystem.* to appropriate directory: (LOWER CASE ONLY!)

cp /mnt/cdrom/casper/vmlinuz /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntulive/x86_64/vmlinuz
cp /mnt/cdrom/casper/initrd.lz /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntulive/x86_64/initrd.lz
cp /mnt/cdrom/casper/filesystem.* /tftpboot/er/shares/ubuntulive/x86_64/casper/

Verify files with filelist.txt in each folder.

All Done!