[ipxe-devel] [gPXE] Help: sanboot with gpxe-1.0.1-gpxe.kpxe

Michael Brown mbrown at fensystems.co.uk
Tue Oct 16 14:56:39 UTC 2012

On 16/10/12 14:30, Lee Eric wrote:
> Here's my host definition in dhcpd.conf:
>          host sanboot.garfield.internal {
>                  filename "gpxe-1.0.1-gpxe.kpxe";
>                  option root-path
> "iscsi:storage.garfield.internal:6:3260:1:iqn.2012-10.internal.garfield:sanboot";
>                  hardware ethernet 52:54:00:7B:7E:A7;
>                  option host-name "sanboot.garfield.internal";
>                  fixed-address sanboot.garfield.internal;
>          }
> And it seems that it cannot load the iscsi target properly and just
> starts gPXE infinitely. Is there any way to make sanboot available for
> this host?

See http://ipxe.org/howto/chainloading#breaking_the_infinite_loop

Also, please upgrade to iPXE; gPXE contains many known bugs and is no 
longer maintained.


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