Showing posts from October, 2011

Dell and Ubuntu Server Edition 11.10

Dell has released a statement about ubuntu 11.10 on Dell PowerEdge. Dell lists that Ubuntu should work where the previous versions also worked and is currently re-certifying most PowerEdge and PowerEdge-C servers. Check Canonical's hardware certification page for details. Also good to know is that OpenManage (OMSA) has been released for Ubuntu, although it is not officially supported.

pxeconfig to control PXE boot


With pxelinux, which is a derivative of syslinux, you can specify with a PXE configuration file how the node must boot. This configuration is placed in, e.g. /tftpboot/pxelinux.cfg directory