modify default PXE setup

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guimenez
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modify default PXE setup

Post#1 by guimenez » 11 May 2015, 16:10

Hi,
i'm testing Porteus with PXE suport and it works fine.
Is it possible to change the default menu to work with another software like clonezilla?

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Re: modify default PXE setup

Post#2 by fanthom » 12 May 2015, 07:23

pxelinux works the same way as syslinux so you would have to edit its config (/srv/pxe/boot/pxelinux.cfg/default in live filesystem) to load clonezilla kernel/ramdisk.
you also have to edit /opt/porteus-scripts/pxe-server to offer clonezilla ISO in the NFS shares.

finally: you need to modify clonezilla init script to mount NFS share offered by the server and boot from the clonezilla ISO.

bit of work.
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