This section includes the phases of an installation, the software configurations that can be installed on a system, and over-the-network installation.
Installation consists of three phases:
The system configuration phase identifies the necessary system information
The system installation phase copies the software onto the system
The post-installation phase updates and configures system software as required
Each of these is discussed in the following sections.
During the system configuration phase, basic information about the system, such as hostname and domain, is identified. This information can optionally be set up ahead of time, or preconfigured. There are two methods to preconfigure ...