[ipxe-devel] [gPXE] winpe page

Michael Brown mbrown at fensystems.co.uk
Thu May 15 00:25:01 BST 2014


On 15/05/14 00:20, Joshua Kaplan wrote:
> I attempted to run the process described at:
>
> http://etherboot.org/wiki/winpe
>
> and did get a boot and a command window, however, unlike the example
> screenshot, I did not get a color background, but rather a gray one. I
> am using an IBM NetVista 8306 with an embedded Intel Extreme 845
> graphics chip.
>
> Is there a reason why I did not get the color background, and what I can
> do to fix that ?
>
> I do have a Win 98 driver for the video chip, which I imagine must be 16
> bit, but I don't know how to integrate it into the boot file.

That process is many years out of date (as is gPXE itself).  Please 
upgrade to iPXE (http://ipxe.org) and then use the process described at

   http://ipxe.org/howto/winpe

Michael


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