How to create an autoyast clone config file from the current system

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  • 23-Jan-2008
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10
Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 (OES2)


An autoyast configuration file needs to be generated to clone an existing system, without use of the YaST2 GUI module.


Run the command:

yast2 clone_system

to automatically generate the xml config file. The output is stored as /root/autoinst.xml by default.