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I am doing PXE boot for RHEL6.4 on EFI and want to display custom messsage before loading vmlinuz and initrd.img, which is not working.
boot server side (In case of BIOS client):
In /var/lib/tftpboot/default file I am putting the message in below format:
SAY hello world
boot... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: indus123
2. Red Hat
We have a disk array that has the boot drive on an OCZ SSD on a PCIe card. Well, the motherboard died and we got a new motherboard. We moved the controllers, NICs, etc, to the exact same slots on the new motherboard, except now it won't boot. I guess it doesn't recognize the OS on the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: glowe57
3. Red Hat
I have been asked to modify our PXE server such that there will be only one entry in the pxelinux.cfg/default file, where the same kernel and initrd.img will be used regardless of what operating system is to be installed, and the user will type in the path to the kickstart file that will be used. ... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: ceb
Hi folks, I was trying to setup Network based NFS installation with PXE.
I'm using virtual box for this purpose. I have one redhat (DHCP) server and Solaris 10 (Install server - Source) and on the other one am trying to install solaris using PXE. As in, dhcp address and boot file can be fetched... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vijaytrendz
5. Boot Loaders
I am doing PXE boot for my GNU/Linux device and pxelinux.0 loads the kernel as well as initrd images I have mentioned in the config file but it looks like it is not considering the init= option. Instead it starts the default INIT program.
I wanted my customized init program to be... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: learn more
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am trying to setup a server for a diskless boot of a computer class (with ubuntu)
I followed the guidelines in https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DisklessUbuntuHowto
I have two computers: one is the server I installed and the other is my macbook on which I run a virtual machine... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: yotamhc
I have a compaq evo n400c. This computer has no cdrom or floppy drive. In order to boot from thumb drive i need to update bios. The only way to boot is network boot from my desktop.
I am trying to follow a guide
JumpStart Server Configuration ? Solaris 10
I am a bit confused at this steps.
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kc2dws
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I've set up a PXE boot server and I'm having a slight snag in the booting process. On the client machine, DHCP renders fine and TFTP seems to begin but then the system hangs. On the server, the error message "Client does not accept options" occurs -- which from reading online is a common message... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Colton
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i am reading RHEL and i am unable to under stand about PXE boot
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Discussion started by: wagmare
I want to boot an IA unix box from network, I am sure I set the DHCP and boot server, but it still failed !
It says : Client MAC Address: 00 18 FE 28 91 82 .....-
PXE-E16: Valid PXE offer not received.
Load of Core LAN Gb A failed: Not Found
I use the nettl command to trace the UDP... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: bluepluto