Re: [Linux-ia64] PXE boot off HP zx6000

From: Jason P Holland <jholland_at_cs.selu.edu>
Date: 2002-10-31 03:33:10
alex
  i get the same problem using elilo.efi.  any other ideas?

jason

> Jason P Holland wrote:
> > 
> > hello,
> >   i'm trying to do a PXE boot from an HP zx6000 workstation.  My tftp
> > server is version 0.29-3 for Redhat ia4.  I'm also using dhcp 3.0p11-9.  I
> > get the following error from the EFI shell trying to do a lanboot
> > 
> > PXE-E05:  Download buffer is smaller than the requested file
> > Exit status code: Invalid Parameter
> > 
> > i've seen a few messages about this in the archives, but nothing i tried
> > has worked.  the file i want to boot off of is pxelinux.0 from the
> > syslinux package.  its only 10820 bytes, is the buffer really too small or
> > is there another problem i'm just not seeing?  if i need to post some
> > config files, please let me know.  thanks
> 
>    I think pxelinux is only for ia32.  Strange things might happen on
> ia64.  Elilo supports PXE boot, just specify 'filename "elilo.efi";'
> in your DHCP config file, make sure it's available via the same file
> name from tftp and you should be set.
> 
> 	Alex
> 
> --
> Alex Williamson                                  Linux Development Lab
> alex_williamson@hp.com                                 Hewlett Packard
> 970-898-9173                                          Fort Collins, CO
> 
Received on Wed Oct 30 08:33:44 2002

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