remote booting

Guy Coates gmpc at
Fri Apr 11 10:53:09 EDT 2003

>Is there any other way for remote booting by using a
>Floppy disk (which in turn invoke my NIC for remote

Yup, take a look at the etherboot project

which does exactly this for a wide range of ethernet hardware.

There is even a nice webpage which will build your boot image for you:


Guy Coates

Guy Coates,  Informatics System Group
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, CB10 1SA, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1223 834244 ex 7199

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