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  Thread: can ipxe boot a FreeBSD kernel?
Post: RE: can ipxe boot a FreeBSD kernel?

(2012-03-02 19:35)mcb30 Wrote:  From memory, and quite possibly inaccurate: 32-bit FreeBSD kernels are Multiboot-compliant, which allows them to be booted by iPXE. 64-bit kernels are not, and ...
errorsmith General 2 13,273 2012-03-02, 20:09
  Thread: can ipxe boot a FreeBSD kernel?
Post: can ipxe boot a FreeBSD kernel?

Hi The standard way to boot FreeBSD via pxe is to chainload /boot/pxeboot wich resembles a complete pxe bootloader, wich is fine if FreeBSD is the only OS one wants to boot. Unfortunatly it isn't if ...
errorsmith General 2 13,273 2012-03-02, 19:28
  Thread: Cannot boot from menu.c32 with ipxe.krn
Post: Cannot boot from menu.c32 with ipxe.krn

Hi! I have a Client with an older Realtek 100Mbit Card. I use the provided CDROM Image to boot into ipxe. When my dhcp/tftpd delivers this ipxe script: Code: #!ipxe ifopen net0 dhcp net0 set keep-sa...
errorsmith General 2 9,970 2011-12-28, 08:16
  Thread: creating menus
Post: RE: creating menus

In fact it says something about intel undi initializing itself. And I've read some posts on several mailinglists about pxelinux and the drived gpxe having problems with some onboard nics. Something ab...
errorsmith General 9 39,760 2011-12-24, 07:14
  Thread: creating menus
Post: RE: creating menus

(2011-12-21 08:20)robinsmidsrod Wrote:  To my knowledge, any .lkrn compile target will never use UNDI, even if support for it is compiled in. It will always use a native driver. mcb30: Is this ...
errorsmith General 9 39,760 2011-12-21, 09:15
  Thread: creating menus
Post: RE: creating menus

To be honest, I have to admit I tried this only with two NICs: for testing I use virtualbox, the emulated NIC is some intel, for testing with real hardware I'm using a NIC called "intel gt gigabit des...
errorsmith General 9 39,760 2011-12-19, 08:52
  Thread: creating menus
Post: RE: creating menus

I had tried this also, but stalled when trying to create some menu logics ;) As I prefer the layout of menu.c32 instead of having the users to type something in anyway, for now I stopped chaining from...
errorsmith General 9 39,760 2011-12-18, 23:43
  Thread: creating menus
Post: creating menus

Hi I'm trying to set up a bootmenu for my computers for days now. A user booting from the net should be able to select from a number of options, including booting from an iSCSI target, his local hard...
errorsmith General 9 39,760 2011-12-18, 17:29