[syslinux] how to specify the kernel to boot *automatically*?

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Fri Jan 16 23:02:25 PST 2004

Carlos Carvalho wrote:
> I'm thinking about how to use a single config file for pxelinux to
> boot several machines. For this it's necessary to define the kernel
> and root fs. Is there a way to automatically tell pxelinux which
> kernel to choose based on the machine?
> The only way I found is to use a config file for each computer but this
> is not convenient because of the number of files. The names are also
> not easy to deal with but this can be worked around using dhcp 3.0...

Use symlinks.


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