[syslinux] RIS UNDI

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Fri Jan 11 11:35:44 PST 2002

Martin Vogt wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm still trying to setup RIS (Remote Installation Service -w2k)
> with PXE Linux, but before that I must say that the mail list
> archive is a _good_ idea.
> Back to RIS.
> When I start from pxelinux
> memdisk initrd=risbootdisk.img
> I get an error:
> No UNDI Driver found.
> The risbootdisk.img is a bootdisk from Microsoft, which starts
> a RIS installation.
> When I boot from floppy it works fine, when I load the image over
> network, I get this error.
> Is it possible to have a memdisk load in pxelinux with the PXE and UNDI
> stack in memory?
> I'm not sure, but it is then possible that RIS works with pxelinux.

Hmmm... that's not really how you're supposed to do it.

At some point I'll probably try to implement chain-loading first-stage 
PXE images (.0 files) in PXELINUX; however, I haven't gotten around to 
it yet.


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