[K12OSN] option-128 and option-129 in dhcpd.conf

Diego Torres Milano diego at pxes.org
Thu Feb 10 19:13:35 UTC 2005

> > Jim do you by any chance know anything about he other option
> available
> > specifically the ones to create a boot menu from dhcp I have
> followed
> > the mandrake-dos-ltsp howto and even though very little of it worked
> I
> > am now able to boot a thin client into ltsp or dos. but i have to
> set it
> > up for each client. I am using pxe booting and then bootstrapping
> > etherboot after it . None of the instructions have worked I never
> see a
> > menu . I did find that i have to use option.pxemagic  but that has
> not
> > worked either. Does anyone have a working config for a boot menu ?
> >
> Does this guide help:
> http://www.hut.fi/~tkarvine/network-booting-pxe.html

There is a working sample using GRUB to unify PXE, Etherboot and local
boot inside PXES distribution (http://pxes.sf.net).
Download pxes-base-i586 (rpm or tar.gz) and you will find it in

Diego Torres Milano <diego at pxes.org>
PXES Universal Linux Thin Client

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