Kickstart applications config.

Ed Wilts ewilts at
Tue Nov 23 14:55:46 UTC 2004

On Tue, Nov 23, 2004 at 02:43:16PM +0000, Neil Marjoram wrote:
> I am building a second mail server identical to the first. Unfortunately 
> during my security clean up on the first I removed the kickstart config. 
> Is there an easy way to recreate the package list for the kickstart file 
> from the running server?

Kickstart allows either individual packages or groups I think.  So, you
should be able to do a rpm -qa on the original server to build your
second.  Watch for packages that weren't provided by Red Hat, if any.

Ed Wilts, RHCE
Mounds View, MN, USA
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