[ipxe-devel] ipxe.lkrn chainloaded from pxelinux 4.03 does not work anymore

Thomas Mieslinger miesi at pc-h.de
Fri Dec 20 10:21:12 UTC 2013

Hi H. Peter,

sorry that I blamed your software, it could also be a flaw in the linux 
filesystem cache.

Maybe it was something different, after some 50 iterations of fix 
embeded ipxe script, make, scp, boot I got strange results.

After adding "restart tftp" to that cycle, the results got more consistent.


On 12/20/2013 02:33 AM, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> On 12/02/2013 05:11 AM, Thomas Mieslinger wrote:
>> Hi Michael,
>> today I learned that I need to issue a
>> /etc/init.d/tftpd-hpa restart
>> after flipping bits in tftpboot to make sure doesn't cache old files. I
>> never thought there could still be problems in that code.
>> So there is no problem with the build system.
> Uhm... tftpd-hpa doesn't cache anything.
> 	-hpa

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