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Starting version 8.9.03, BMC Server Automation is renamed to TrueSight Server Automation. This space contains information about BMC Server Automation 8.9.02 and previous versions. For TrueSight Server Automation 8.9.03 and later releases, see TrueSight Server Automation 8.9.

Linux image type

The Add/Edit Image dialog box lets you define or edit the configuration settings of a Linux image file type.

Image file

The name of the image file (RAM drive). Assuming you used the standard BMC Server Automation image creation script, the image file is named gentoord.gz.

Description

(Optional)

Kernel name

The kernel required for PXE booting a Linux machine. Assuming you used the standard BMC Server Automation image creation script, the kernel name is gentoo.

Kernel commandline

Command line arguments that the kernel requires at boot time.

64 bit image

Check this field if this image is to be used to provision 64-bit machines. Leave it unchecked otherwise.

Set as default image

The default image is the image that the system uses for auto-discovery. For example, when an unknown device PXE boots on your network, the system sends this device the default image.
Check this field if this is the default image for your environment.

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