Re: setting a hostroute by preseed
Am Mittwoch, den 20.07.2011, 13:03 +0100 schrieb Bert Kaempfert:
> > > our machines are configured to be in rather small subnets. The internet
> > > usually is not in the same subnet. The installer doesn't allow this.
> > >
> > > Our current approach is to leave the gateway blank, then switch to the
> > > and manually "route add", first a hostroute to the gateway, then the
> I am not to reason why... my job is to install new machines for this setup. Not
> that many, but enough that I started looking into that whole preseed thing.
> As the installer doesn't support hostroutes, I guess I'll have to run a command
> to set the routes. The late_command is just the right thing to modify the
> interfaces file on the target; however, in order to set the hostroute *during*
> installation I need to run a command immediately after netcfg -- how do I do
I think you have to create your own udeb with the mentioned ip-command
and run it just after netcfg.
Have a look at this to find the right menu item number:
I would use simple-cdd for creating a custom installation CD.
HTH and best regards