Frequently Asked Questions

Does Tinkerbell work outside of Packet's hosting service?
Does using Tinkerbell rely on having a Packet account?
Can Tinkerbell be used to install OSes without Internet access (where both the Provider and Worker hosts are in an isolated network)?
What operating systems is Tinkerbell able to install?
Can Tinkerbell install operating systems using their original, unmodified ISO images?
Which server makes and models is Tinkerbell able to install operating systems on?
Is Tinkerbell able to operate remote server power settings (power on; power off)? How about resetting?
Does Tinkerbell use each operating system's native network installer program, or does it install using a different method?