Provided by: systemimager-server_3.2.3-3_all
mkbootserver - Configure a server so that other machines can boot from
it over the network.
mkbootserver [ -f ] [ --interface=INTERFACE ] [ --localdhcp=[y|n] ] [
--kernel=PATH ] [ --initrd=PATH ] [ --tftpdir=PATH ] [ --pxelinux=PATH
This manual page documents briefly the mkbootserver command.
mkbootserver is a tool that assists in configuring a network boot
server (currently just PXE servers). It runs in both interactive and
A summary of options is included below.
-f Turn off interactive mode. All other options must be specified
for this to work.
The interface the PXE daemon will listen on.
This specifies whether or not the DHCP server will run locally
or on another machine.
The full path to the kernel that clients should boot.
The full path to the initial ramdisk that clients should use.
The full path to the directory from which the tftp server will
The full path to the pxelinux bootloader. This is a part of the
More details can be found in the SystemImager manual.
This manual page was compiled by dann <<email@example.com>> for the
Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
11 November 2004 MKBOOTSERVER(8)