[syslinux] Etherboot vs. PXE-Linux

William Park opengeometry at yahoo.ca
Wed May 26 10:25:28 PDT 2004

On Wed, May 26, 2004 at 05:32:13PM +0200, Klerlein, Thorsten wrote:
> Hi there,
> I do not know if it has to do with my english knowledge, but I tried several
> times to understand the difference beetween Etherboot and PXE-Linux.
> I know that Etherboot can be put on a Nic's ROM, but for what on h*ll then
> is the Etherboot floppy for?
> Please, could someone explain me stupid person these things? Thanks a lot.

Etherboot is old project.  PXELinux is newer which, in most cases,
supercedes Etherboot.

William Park, Open Geometry Consulting, <opengeometry at yahoo.ca>
Linux solution/training/migration, Thin-client

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