[ipxe-devel] iSCSI boot problem

Hsuan-Yeh Chang hsuanyeh at yahoo.com
Sat Mar 5 21:49:56 UTC 2011

My host machine is running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, but Virtualbox appears to boot 
Fedora 14, which is installed in the iSCSI target.  So, I believe that iPXE has 
fetched the correct iSCSI target, but for some reasons fails to boot 


From: Matthew Walster <matthew at walster.org>
To: Hsuan-Yeh Chang <hsuanyeh at yahoo.com>
Cc: ipxe-devel at lists.ipxe.org
Sent: Sat, March 5, 2011 4:30:39 PM
Subject: Re: [ipxe-devel] iSCSI boot problem

On 5 March 2011 03:33, Hsuan-Yeh Chang <hsuanyeh at yahoo.com> wrote:
> iPXE> sanboot iscsi:localhost::::iqn.2007-08.localhost:iscsiboot

Perhaps I'm being a little naïve, but wouldn't that try and boot from
the local loopback - surely you need a valid hostname or IP, i.e.:



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