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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)
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2. Red Hat
Hoping someone can help ove setup a pxe/dhcp boot server for auto installs on centos My server seems to be providing dhcp fine but the installation fails to progress when it reaches the pxe boot menu. I make my selection and nothing happens. I am serving the media via http from the same... (3 Replies)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to set up a dual boot system with Red Hat EL 5.2 and Windows XP Pro. I have a separate disk for each OS. Grub is on the same disk as redhat(the primary disk). I know that Windows is installed correctly because if I force a load on the secondary disk Windows loads correctly.... (0 Replies)
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i am reading RHEL and i am unable to under stand about PXE boot
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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)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Once I knew how to set up a unix file so that the num lock would automatically be on after booting up. How exactly is that done?
Unix has final control on the setting of the num lock from off or on to on at the end of the boot up process.
Any help will be appreciated, especially if detailed.
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