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Re: network preseeded static network configuration

On Thu, May 18, 2006 at 04:41:15PM +0200, Geert Stappers wrote:
> My planned topics are:
>  * add network preseeded static network configuration

It is/was allready added. The trick is running netcfg a second time,
"preseed/run" made it possible.

The documentation has now

--- debian-installer/manual/en/appendix/preseed.xml     (revision 38594)
+++ debian-installer/manual/en/appendix/preseed.xml     (working copy)
@@ -640,6 +640,12 @@
 #d-i netcfg/get_netmask string
 #d-i netcfg/get_gateway string
 #d-i netcfg/confirm_static boolean true
+# To make it also work for "preseed/url"
+# you have to run `netcfg` a second time,
+# while `dhclient` is not running.
+# Add to your "preseed/run" script these lines:
+#killall.sh dhclient

 # Any hostname and domain names assigned from dhcp take precedence over
 # values set here. However, setting the values still prevents the
 # questions


Geert Stappers

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