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Ubuntu 13.04


ERPXE Module

  • Name: - Ubuntu
  • Version: 13.04

Plugin type

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

Plugin Requirments

Plugin Requirments
Ubuntu CIFS HTTP Internet NFS Linux OS Windows OS
No No Yes No 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 ubuntu1204-ARCH-XXX.tar.gz to /


extract ubuntu1204-ARCH-XXX.tar.gz file:

tar -xvzf ubuntu1204-ARCH-XXX.tar.gz

Download Ubuntu ISO Latest Version to /mnt/ :


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

mkdir /mnt/cdrom/
mount -o loop /mnt/mini.iso /mnt/cdrom/

Ubuntu x86: Copy initrd.gz , linux to appropriate directory: (LOWER CASE ONLY!)

cp /mnt/cdrom/linux /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntu/i386/linux
cp /mnt/cdrom/initrd.gz /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntu/i386/initrd.gz

Ubuntu x64: Copy initrd.gz , linux to appropriate directory: (LOWER CASE ONLY!)

cp /mnt/cdrom/linux /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntu/x86_64/linux
cp /mnt/cdrom/initrd.gz /tftpboot/er/plugins/ubuntu/x86_64/initrd.gz

Verify files with filelist.txt in each folder.

All Done!