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PelicanHPC 2.8


ERPXE Module

  • Name: - PelicanHPC
  • Version: 2.8

Plugin type

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

Plugin Requirments

Plugin Requirments
PelicanHPC CIFS HTTP Internet NFS Linux OS Windows OS
No No No Yes Yes Yes

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Special Information

PelicanHPC is an operating system based on the Debian Live which provides a rapid means of setting up a high performance computer cluster.

It was formerly known as ParallelKnoppix.

Linux Installation Instructions

Download pelicanhpc28-XXX.tar.gz to /

extract pelicanhpc28-XXX.tar.gz file:

tar -xvzf pelicanhpc28-XXX.tar.gz

Download PelicanHPC ISO Latest Version to /mnt/ :

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

mkdir /mnt/cdrom/
mount -o loop /mnt/pelicanhpc-v2.8.iso /mnt/cdrom/

PelicanHPC: Copy initrd.img , vmlinuz , filesystem.* to appropriate directory: (LOWER CASE ONLY!)

cp /mnt/cdrom/live/vmlinuz /tftpboot/er/plugins/pelicanhpc/vmlinuz
cp /mnt/cdrom/live/initrd.img /tftpboot/er/plugins/pelicanhpc/initrd.img 
cp /mnt/cdrom/live/filesystem.* /tftpboot/er/shares/pelicanhpc/live/

Verify files with filelist.txt in each folder.

All Done!