PXE tftp - double boot
vagner at bsdway.ru
Tue Oct 30 11:44:33 UTC 2012
On 17:57 Mon 29 Oct , Rick Miller wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 4:57 PM, Vagner <vagner at bsdway.ru> wrote:
> > Hello!
> > Tell me please, how can i boot from tftp server (throught pxe) several
> > copies FreeBSD from different path (For example: /pxeroot/freebsd1 and
> > /pxeroot/freebsd2)?
> > I see variale rootpath at source sys/boot/i386/libi386/pxe.c. I
> > compiled several pxeboot files (there i changed variable rootpath from "/" to "/pxeroot/freebsd[1-2]"), and i booted this files throught pxelinux.
> > Booting stoped at boot kernel.
> This blog post may help
> In the grub2pxe Configuration section, you can see that the kernel and
> "initrd" (or mfsroot) images are variable-ized (if that's a word).
> Perhaps you could use a similar approach to accomplish the same.
> Obviously, in that post, Grub2pxe replaced FreeBSD's pxeboot.bs and
> was chained to pxelinux.
> Take care
> Rick Miller
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