So you have the perfect “Golden Image” built by way of a kickstart file. You have a dedicated network for your installs and your boot disk is a NetApp LUN. You’ve set every conceivable tunable to ensure that every subsequent build via PXE install is under 10 minutes, including post configurations in “%post”.
Guess what. I can beat it by 9.5 minutes. Consistently. Continue reading “Don’t kickstart – Clone!!!!”