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Unattended Linux installation from PXE using IPMI

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Ubuntu - Unattended Custom Install Over Network using Small Live CD

I know this method must exist but I can't seem to find it anywhere. I'm in the works of creating a custom Ubuntu Server disc that will be deployed on multiple VPS. I'd like it to be installed over ...
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what kind of software can handle with such problem: i need to prepare PC's for new employees in office, but I'm not administrator. I'd like to automate process of installing operating systems (Windows ...
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Unexpected results from custom partitioning scheme - Ubuntu preseed unattended install

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What are the pros and cons of deploying via automated installs vs. drive imaging? For Windows I know there are issues around SID generation when cloning drives. Are there any similar issues for ...