Ron Gabriel

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How to Install Kickstart for Ubuntu

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  Kickstart lets you automate most of an Ubuntu installation, including:  Language selection  Mouse configuration  Keyboard selection  Boot loader installation  Disk partitioning  Network configuration  NIS, LDAP, Kerberos, Hesiod, and Samba authentication  Firewall configuration  Custom package selection  X Window System configuration  [email protected]: sudo apt-get install system-config-kickstart  

Bug: 1236315 system-config-kickstart package

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Getting this error when trying to run system-config-kickstart package [email protected]:~$ system-config-kickstart (system-config-kickstart.py:23531): libglade-WARNING **: Could not load support for `gnome’: libgnome.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory Traceback (most recent call last): File “/usr/share/system-config-kickstart/system-config-kickstart.py”, line 92, in kickstartGui.kickstartGui(file) File “/usr/share/system-config-kickstart/kickstartGui.py”, line 131, in __init__ self.X_class = xconfig.xconfig(xml, self.kickstartData) File “/usr/share/system-config-kickstart/xconfig.py”, line …

Linux Refresher

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Recently I’ve realised I’ve lost some of the basic linux skills I’ve learnt when I was administering my leased dedicated servers in the US. Now I realised I should’ve built on that knowledge and could’ve been a Linux Certified Engineer by now. All is not lost, it’s time to pick it up again and we …