Use temp directory, use DHCP, and live in sane paths.
authorGreg Price <>
Sun, 28 Oct 2007 05:08:34 +0000 (01:08 -0400)
committerGreg Price <>
Sun, 28 Oct 2007 05:08:34 +0000 (01:08 -0400)
The partial/ tree is gone now.
Files are in files/; the installer's persistent data
will go in subtrees like /srv/guest-installer/etch/.

Also, it magically takes only 15 minutes now.

svn path=/trunk/packages/sipb-xen-guest-installer/sipb-xen-guest-installer/; revision=218

files/srv/guest-installer/etch/cdrom.patch [moved from partial/cdrom.patch with 100% similarity]
files/srv/guest-installer/etch/iso.url [moved from partial/iso.url with 100% similarity]
files/srv/guest-installer/etch/preseed.cfg [moved from partial/preseed.cfg with 94% similarity]
files/usr/sbin/sipb-xen-make-iso [moved from partial/ with 63% similarity]

similarity index 94%
rename from partial/preseed.cfg
rename to files/srv/guest-installer/etch/preseed.cfg
index ee13a7f..2e309de 100644 (file)
@@ -8,18 +8,7 @@ d-i console-keymaps-at/keymap select us
 d-i netcfg/choose_interface select auto
 #d-i netcfg/dhcp_timeout string 1
-d-i netcfg/use_dhcp boolean false
-# If you prefer to configure the network manually, uncomment this line and
-# the static network configuration below.
-d-i netcfg/disable_dhcp boolean true
-# Static network configuration.
-d-i netcfg/get_nameservers string
-# at bottom  #d-i netcfg/get_ipaddress string fillme
-d-i netcfg/get_netmask string
-d-i netcfg/get_gateway string
-d-i netcfg/confirm_static boolean true
+d-i netcfg/use_dhcp boolean true
 # Any hostname and domain names assigned from dhcp take precedence over
 # values set here. However, setting the values still prevents the questions
@@ -232,6 +221,4 @@ d-i finish-install/reboot_in_progress note
 # sipb-xen: automatically filled-in values get appended here. 
-# at bottom  #d-i netcfg/get_ipaddress string fillme
-# at bottom  #d-i netcfg/get_hostname string fillme
 # at bottom  #d-i passwd/root-password-crypted password [MD5 hash]
similarity index 63%
rename from partial/
rename to files/usr/sbin/sipb-xen-make-iso
index 5eadd32..82abba9 100755 (executable)
@@ -2,21 +2,25 @@
 import sys
 import os
+import shutil
+import tempfile
 from subprocess import call
-def make_debian_cd(basetree, guest_ip, guest_hostname, passhash, output_iso):
+def make_debian_cd(basetree, passhash):
   old_preseed = file(os.path.join(basetree, 'preseed.cfg'))
-  cdtree = os.path.join(basetree, 'cdrom')
+  tmptree = tempfile.mkdtemp('', 'auto-install.', '/tmp')
+  cdtree = os.path.join(tmptree, 'cdrom')
+  shutil.copytree(os.path.join(basetree, 'cdrom'), cdtree, symlinks=True)
   new_preseed = file(os.path.join(cdtree, 'preseed.cfg'), 'w')
-  new_preseed.write('d-i netcfg/get_ipaddress string '+guest_ip+'\n')
-  new_preseed.write('d-i netcfg/get_hostname string '+guest_hostname+'\n')
   new_preseed.write('d-i passwd/root-password-crypted password '+passhash+'\n')
+  output_iso = os.path.join(tmptree, 'install.iso')
   call('''mkisofs -r -V "SIPB-Xen_Custom_Install_CD" -cache-inodes -J -l
            -b isolinux/isolinux.bin -c isolinux/
            -no-emul-boot -boot-load-size 4 -boot-info-table'''.split()
        + ['-o', output_iso, cdtree])
+  return output_iso
 if __name__ == '__main__':
-  make_debian_cd(*sys.argv[1:])
+  print make_debian_cd(*sys.argv[1:])