Sharing Software on a Local Area Network
Tru64 UNIX Version 5.1B, September 2002

© 2002 Hewlett-Packard Company


This manual describes Remote Installation Services (RIS) and Dataless Management Services (DMS) in HP Tru64 UNIX. RIS is used to install software kits across a network instead of using locally mounted distribution media. DMS lets client systems share the /usr file system on a networked server while maintaining their own root ( / ) and /var file systems on a DMS server.


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