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  Thread: CTRL-B required to activate NICs PXE Image?
Post: RE: CTRL-B required to activate NICs PXE Image?

Hi NiKiZe, (2017-09-16 21:54)NiKiZe Wrote:  Again check BOOT ORDER of your devices - this has nothing to do with "enable network boot" but rather which order of the devices. YES, but if the bi...
hegi General 5 12,823 2017-09-17, 13:14
  Thread: How to get very old 3c905b with iPXE to work?
Post: RE: How to get very old 3c905b with iPXE to work?

Hi NiKiZe, (2017-09-15 22:09)NiKiZe Wrote:  The only way you will be able to do anything useful is if you clone the iPXE git repo and then build it yourself. well, thanks for the hint, but I p...
hegi General 4 13,276 2017-09-16, 21:48
  Thread: CTRL-B required to activate NICs PXE Image?
Post: RE: CTRL-B required to activate NICs PXE Image?

(2017-09-16 19:10)NiKiZe Wrote:  As with any boot ROM it is only there and the BIOS initializes the ROM. However actually booting it requires that it is the "next boot device" so changing the bo...
hegi General 5 12,823 2017-09-16, 21:46
Tongue Thread: CTRL-B required to activate NICs PXE Image?
Post: CTRL-B required to activate NICs PXE Image?

Hi there, the good news first: I successfully flashed my first Intel Gigabit NIC with iPXE. - Good :cool:! However, it was a bit of a drag. - Especially finding a download for IBAUtil, since the new...
hegi General 5 12,823 2017-09-16, 18:52
  Thread: How to get very old 3c905b with iPXE to work?
Post: RE: How to get very old 3c905b with iPXE to work?

Hi NiKiZe, thank you for your reply. (2017-09-11 21:38)NiKiZe Wrote:  I would suggest that you first build for example 10b79055.iso and test that (if PCIID is correct) And when you have done th...
hegi General 4 13,276 2017-09-15, 11:09
  Thread: How to get very old 3c905b with iPXE to work?
Post: How to get very old 3c905b with iPXE to work?

Hi there, I do have a very old (probably 12 years+) PCI-style 3com 3c905b with eprom-socket, PCI device is 10b7:9055. I burned iPXE to an EEPROM and put this into the socket and booted, but after th...
hegi General 4 13,276 2017-09-11, 20:20