Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I want to build a distributed computational environments. I'm going to use Ubuntu Server as OS.

How to install Ubuntu Server to some(15) physical computers efficiently.

The most better technique is following where I found.

How to create a network bootable installer

share|improve this question
up vote 1 down vote accepted

You can use preseeding to generate an install image that installs exactly what you need. In particular, d-i preseed/late_command allows you to execute arbitrary commands. Here's a guide I've written on askubuntu.

share|improve this answer
Thank you kindly, I'm going to make custom install image. – inohiro Aug 29 '11 at 5:22

I think that is a guide for installation on multiple computers. Also, I think that Ubuntu Server cloud installation: is worth a try if your purpose is to make distributed environment.

share|improve this answer
Thank you kindly. Kickstart seems nice. – inohiro Aug 29 '11 at 5:22

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.