Skip to content

My iPXE settings

I'll list my modifications (keep everything else as it is) here but keep in mind that you most probably want different settings.

See also this post about iPXE in general.

src/config/console.h

(commented in to enable:)

#define    CONSOLE_FRAMEBUFFER /* Graphical framebuffer console */

(changed from us to de:)

#define    KEYBOARD_MAP    de

src/config/general.h

(changed from #undef to #define:)

#define    NET_PROTO_IPV6      /* IPv6 protocol */

(changed from #undef to #define:)

#define    DOWNLOAD_PROTO_HTTPS    /* Secure Hypertext Transfer Protocol */
#define    DOWNLOAD_PROTO_FTP  /* File Transfer Protocol */

(changed from #undef to #define:)

#define    DOWNLOAD_PROTO_NFS  /* Network File System Protocol */

(commented in to disable:)

#undef SANBOOT_PROTO_ISCSI /* iSCSI protocol */
#undef SANBOOT_PROTO_AOE   /* AoE protocol */
#undef SANBOOT_PROTO_IB_SRP    /* Infiniband SCSI RDMA protocol */
#undef SANBOOT_PROTO_FCP   /* Fibre Channel protocol */

(changed from #undef to #define:)

#define    SANBOOT_PROTO_HTTP  /* HTTP SAN protocol */

(commented in to enable - works only for undionly.kpxe:)

#define   IMAGE_ELF       /* ELF image support */

(commented in to enable:)

#define    IMAGE_SCRIPT        /* iPXE script image support */

(commented in to enable - works only for undionly.kpxe:)

#define   IMAGE_COMBOOT       /* SYSLINUX COMBOOT image support */

(commented in to enable:)

#define NSLOOKUP_CMD       /* DNS resolving command */

(commented in to enable:)

#define REBOOT_CMD     /* Reboot command */
#define POWEROFF_CMD       /* Power off command */

(commented in to enable:)

#define PING_CMD       /* Ping command */
#define CONSOLE_CMD        /* Console command */
#define IPSTAT_CMD     /* IP statistics commands */

Trackbacks

blog.mbirth.de on : iPXE Network Boot

Show preview
I first stumbled upon iPXE because of a failing info monitor at my local train station: {: height="400px"} iPXE is an open source firmware, meant as a replacement for the very basic option ROM in ethernet cards. But you can also use that default option

Comments

Display comments as Linear | Threaded

No comments

Add Comment

Markdown format allowed
E-Mail addresses will not be displayed and will only be used for E-Mail notifications.

To prevent automated Bots from commentspamming, please enter the string you see in the image below in the appropriate input box. Your comment will only be submitted if the strings match. Please ensure that your browser supports and accepts cookies, or your comment cannot be verified correctly.
CAPTCHA

Form options