[ipxe-devel] PXE boot over the Internet using iPXE
robin at smidsrod.no
Fri Dec 16 10:30:53 GMT 2016
On 15.12.2016 04.57, Joshua Fletcher wrote:
> ... In theory I would like to store a few different netboot images
> on the apache web server (in differentiated directories) and use an iPXE
> instance booted via either NIC ROM or ISO to boot said files. ...
> 1) Is this possible?
> 2) Is there a better way?
> 3) If there is a better way, how would I go about implementing it?
I would use iPXE directly instead of PXELINUX, like we do in several of
the examples over on ipxe.org/examples.
> 4) Is it possible to do any of this over HTTPS/SSL?
Yes, if you build your own ipxe binary, you can include HTTPS support,
which ensures content is transferred securely.
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