Install and manage the TFTP server.
Tasks are separated in two different parts:
tasks/d-i.ymlmanages the d-i preesed options for the PXE boot.
tasks/webserver.ymlconfigures nginx to server the PXE files.
Main variables are:
time_zone: The timezone of your machine.
domain: The DHCP domain.
apt_proxy: Boolean. If true, d-i will use the configured apt proxy for the installation.
debian_host: Hostname of the Debian mirror.
debian_suites: List of Debian suites to offer for install.
ubuntu_host: Hostname of the Ubuntu mirror.
ubuntu_suites: List of Ubuntu suites to offer for install.
archs: List of archs to offer for install.
user_name: The username d-i will use during the installation.
user_password: Main user password in plain text. Please use ansible vault to store this variable.
playbook_repo: Full URL of the ansible git repository to use as late command after the installation.
playbook_branch: Branch of said git repository to use.
inventory_repo: Full URL of the ansible inventory to use.
inventory_branch: Branch of said git repository to use.
inventory_repo_dir: Directory in said git repository to use.
pxe_timeout: Seconds to wait on the PXE boot menu (see Grub docs for details).
vault_pw: Ansible vault password (if necessary).
Other variables used are:
skip_unit_test: Used internally by the test suite to disable actions that can’t be performed in the gitlab-ci test runner.