Monthly Archives: August 2009

access ubuntu’s nfs rootfs using a WiFi connection

How to get an ubuntu booting from an NFS share accessible only by a WiFi/WLAN adapter? You have to modify the initialramfs: include the WiFi module initialize the adapter (essid, key, type of encryption) request a DHCP lease Because ubuntu … Continue reading

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PXE boot using WiFi

Is it possible to boot a linux distro via a PXE using a WiFi adapter? Yes and no, yes because this is really working and no because you need something installed on the machine that initializes the WiFi adapter, sets … Continue reading

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