THIS SCRIPT IS NO LONGER REQUIRED - PLEASE USE ii edit --serial ABCDEF123 --newhostname blah INSTEAD

This script, located in the COs utils space, given a serial number and a hostname, will create the necessary system, part and hostname entries.

[northern]ascobie: create_system --serial 1234567 --hostname hostname.inf.ed.ac.uk
Inserting 1234567 into system table
Inserting 1234567 (item 141107ORDER2DB7872) into part table
Inserting hostname.inf.ed.ac.uk (serial 1234567) into hostname table

Once this has been run, you can invedit as usual.

[northern]ascobie: invedit --host hostname.inf.ed.ac.uk --manager us-unit
and then ...

[northern]ascobie: invquery --host hostname.inf.ed.ac.uk
hostname.inf.ed.ac.uk is a Bit of Kit made by ABC.
Its serial no. is 1234567 and 'primary' MAC address is .
It is running OS .
It is allocated to ( ) and located in JCMB-1305.
It is managed by us-unit, and owned by .
Warranty is 2 years from 15/07/2005.
It was ordered from budget 747DIV/12345 from Dabs
on order number A631778 and cost 848.0000.

-- LindseyBrown - 29 Jul 2016

Topic revision: r2 - 14 Sep 2018 - 08:10:45 - AlisonDownie
 
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