[ipxe-devel] Localboot from iPXE

Michael Brown mbrown at fensystems.co.uk
Tue Jun 19 13:30:19 UTC 2012

On Tuesday 19 Jun 2012 08:33:52 hgvsms at web.de wrote:
> So what I found out is that the localboot only fails on some systems. I
> have some Fujitsu Siemens Desktops here and I can do the localboot with
> either sanboot or exit. But this does not work for VirtualBox Guests and
> also not on our Lenovo X220.
> The VirtualBox gives INT 18: Boot failed while the X220 only shows a
> blinking cursor and nothing else happens.
> What can I do?

Have you tried both "exit" and "sanboot --drive 0x80"?  The underlying 
mechanisms are very different, so I would be surprised if you got the same 
error message from both commands.


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