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The RemboWizard 2.0.12 out (with RemboReset)

The Rembo Wizard is a program for network based PC disk image management. It is based on a commercial product, called Rembo Toolkit.

Version 2.0.12 of The Rembo Wizard extends its Red Hat Enterprise Linux KickStart installation method support to x86_64 (64-bit) target systems. The KickStart support module is independent of the disk management part of The Rembo Wizard. It is loadable on-demand. For more information, read the How-To at ... read more

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2006-05-18

The Rembo Wizard 2.0.10 with KickStart support

The Rembo Wizard is a program for network based PC disk image management. It is based on a commercial product, called Rembo Toolkit.

Version 2.0.10 of The Rembo Wizard has now Red Hat Enterprise Linux KickStart installation method support. The KickStart support module is on-demand loadable, independent module. For more information, read the How-To at

http://rembowiz.sourceforge.net/sysadm/howto/kickstart_support.htm... read more

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2005-11-03

The Rembo Wizard 2.0.8 released

The Rembo Wizard (http://rembowiz.sourceforge.net ) is a network based PC disk image management software for Linux and Windows. It is based on a commercial product, Rembo Toolkit (http://www.rembo.com), which allows to have a PXE loadable, pre-OS operating environment on a PC.

The Rembo Wizard 2.0.8 version is tested and tuned for the installation of Windows 2000/XP Professional workstations, SuSE/Linux and RedHat/Linux control computers and servers. ... read more

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2004-12-03

The Rembo Wizard 2.0.6 released

Fixed:

- W2K/WXP restore on system partition #2, while #1 is extended partition
- lilo.conf pare error fixed of image file - not perfect but better
- WinNT on NTFS now correctly initialized with DeviceCleanEx() in restore
- WNT/W2K/WXP now use NTSetHostName with NTSetBiosName in restore base
- Some help button links corrected

New:

- New AutoFix policy: if failure, switch to Unattended installation, reboot
- Can select between MD5 checksum policy and date/time/size policy in AutoFix
- Recognizes Debian Linux - or can work with when type is told
- Win2KDisableRebootPrompt() used for Windows XP in restore (needs build 043) ... read more

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2004-07-05

The Rembo Wizard 2.0.4 released

The Rembo Wizard (http://rembowiz.sourceforge.net ) is a network based PC disk image management software for Linux and Windows. It is based on a commercial product, Rembo Toolkit (http://www.rembo.com), which allows to have a PXE loadable, pre-OS operating environment on a PC.

The Rembo Wizard 2.0.4 version is tested and tuned for the installation of Windows 2000/XP Professional workstations, SuSE/Linux and RedHat/Linux systems. Version 2.0.4 is the first public release of the Rembo Wizard 2.0, for the Rembo Toolkit 2.0. The Rembo Wizard 2.0 has been completely rewritten to take advantage of the new shared filesystem features of Rembo Toolkit 2.0. It contains also numerous new features for advanced operations, while the basic operation's user interface remains the same.... read more

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2003-03-27

Rembo Toolkit 2.0 out, The Rembo Wizard 2.0 Follows

http://www.rembo.com has now release the Rembo Toolkit 2.0 (when this is written 2.0.004 is out). We are of course testing it and developing The Rembo Wizard 2.0. We will make a release as soon as we get some production level machines up here for validation. For impatients, there is always CVS and the 2.0 branch for previews.

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2002-10-02

The Rembo Wizard 1.1.4 released

The Rembo Wizard (http://rembowiz.sourceforge.net ) is a network based PC disk image management software for Linux and Windows. It is based on a commercial product, Rembo Toolkit (http://www.rembo.com), which allows to have a PXE loadable, pre-OS operating environment on a PC.

The Rembo Wizard 1.1.4 version is tested and tuned for the installation of Windows XP Professional workstations, SuSE Linux 8.0 and RedHat Linux 7.3 systems. Version 1.1.4 supports now initrd initial ramdisk for Linux boot, both network and hard disk based kernel sourcing. This allows to have, among other things, EXT3 filesystem on the root partition.... read more

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2002-05-30

The Rembo Wizard 1.1.3 Released

The Rembo Wizard (http://rembowiz.sourceforge.net) is a network based PC disk image management software for Linux and Windows. It is based on a commercial product, Rembo Toolkit (http://www.rembo.com), which allows to have a PXE loadable, pre-OS operating environment on a PC.

The Rembo Wizard 1.1.3 release contains major enhancements to the administrator's menu. One of the numerous automatic installation features allows to change Windows 2000 based control system computer's hard disk without KVM (keyboard/video/mouse). GNU-C is used as pre-compiler for Rembo-C modules, allowing modular development and conditional compilation.... read more

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2002-04-23

The Rembo Wizard Web in SourceForge.net

http://rembowiz.sourceforge.net/main.shtml is the home of The Rembo Wizard in SourceForge.net. Information for end-users, system administrators and Rembo-C developers.

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2002-03-11

The Rembo Wizard 1.1.2 Released

The Rembo Wizard is a network based PC disk image management software for Linux and Windows. It is based on a commercial product, Rembo Toolkit (http://www.rembo.com), which allows to have a PXE loadable, pre-OS operating environment on a PC. This is the first public release of this software, originally developed and used in European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) (http://www.esrf.fr). It is used to manage 200+ park of PC computers.

Posted by Petri Makijarvi 2002-02-22