[syslinux] gpxe scripts WAS: gpxelinux.0 and slow HTTP performance on VMware ESX VM

Geert Stappers stappers at stappers.nl
Thu Jun 30 13:28:09 PDT 2011

On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 11:44:05AM -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> On 06/30/2011 10:33 AM, syslinux at schlomo.schapiro.org wrote:
> > Am 30.06.2011 19:15, schrieb Andrew Stuart:
> >> If for some reason you do need gPXE, I might suggest you try
> >> www.ipxe.org as gPXE is 'dead', ipxe was forked, and is actively being
> >> contributed to and maintained. Many issues with gPXE have been corrected
> >> in iPXE.
> > 
> > Thanks, I was not aware of this fork. Are there any plans to build an
> > ipxelinux.0 that is based on ipxe?
> > 
> We'll either switch to iPXE or drop this option... it's not clear to me
> it's needed anymore.  I was hoping for a formal release of iPXE first,
> but I'm not sure that will happen.

What about gpxe scripts? 

Geert Stappers

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