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Jumpstart does not work when using Variable Length Subnet Masks (VLSM) & customer cannot use DHCP or wanboot (Doc ID 1551504.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 05, 2019

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 9/10 U9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Customer is trying to jumpstart a client using a Variable Length Subnet Masks (VLSM) (i.e. 255.255.255.224, 255.255.255.128 ect..) . This will not work as described in BUG 15204549.

This is because the Jumpstart server has a VLSM configured for it's IP address subnet mask and thus cannot communicate the the client since it cannot pass VLSM information.

 

 

 The work around to this issue is to use  DHCP or wanboot but customer states this is not possible .

Changes

 

Cause

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