[et-mgmt-tools] Re: Getting started with cobbler

drew einhorn drew.einhorn at gmail.com
Fri Jun 29 23:51:30 UTC 2007

Figured out the answers to my questions.

The server is a CentOS5 box and I needed to add some rules to
the default firewall settings.

And there is a searchable archive of this list at

On 6/29/07, drew einhorn <drew.einhorn at gmail.com> wrote:
> Set up my first cobbler server.
> Tried my first PXE boot.
> After a brief burst of activity the PXE boot dies complaining about a
> tftp open timeout.
> Took a look at the network traffic using wireshark.
> I see what appears to be normal RARP/ARP/DHCP traffic where the host doing the
> PXE boot gets an IP number, etc.
> The host then sends the server a:
> TFTP read request for /pxelinux.0
> The server immediately replies with
> Type 3 (Destination Unreachable)
> Code 10 (Host Administratievely prohibited)
> Have not found any other error messages etc.
> Found the archives for this list but as far as I can tell they are not
> searchable.
> --
> Drew Einhorn

Drew Einhorn

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