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-====== Burning gPXE into Broadcom BCM57xx-based cards ====== 
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-<​referback>​This page is part of the [[:​romburning|ROM-burning]] tutorial.</​referback>​ 
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-The Broadcom Diagnostic Utility set allows you to update the expansion ROM images in Broadcom BCM57xx gigabit network cards (and rebranded Broadcom cards such as the HP NC7771). 
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-===== Preparing the ROM image ===== 
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-Copy the gPXE ROM image (e.g. //​bin/​0e1100ca.rom//​) to a FAT-formatted floppy disk or USB drive. 
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-===== Preparing the tools ===== 
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-Download the Broadcom Diagnostics Utility from [[http://​www.broadcom.com/​docs/​driver_download/​570x/​B57udiag-10.53.iso]]. ​ Burn this image to CD using your favourite CD burning method. 
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-===== Burning the gPXE ROM ===== 
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-Boot from the CD and select the following sequence of options: 
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-  * "​Continue to boot FreeDOS from CD-ROM"​ 
-  * "​Install to harddisk using FreeDOS setup" (which won't actually install anything to your hard disk) 
-  * The language of your choice 
-  * "Run FreeDOS from CD-ROM (return to command prompt)"​ 
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-You should now see an //X:\>// prompt. ​ Type 
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-    cd \b57udiag 
-    b57udiag -ver 
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-You should see something like 
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-    X:\>cd \b57udiag 
-    X:​\B57UDIAG>​b57udiag -ver 
-    **************************************************** 
-    Copyright(c) 2000-2007 Broadcom Corporation 
-    Broadcom NetXtreme User Diagnostics 10.53 (07/27/07) 
-    **************************************************** 
-    C Brd:​Rv ​   Bus   PCI Spd Base Irq EEP     ​MAC ​        ​Fmw ​    ​Configuration 
-    - ------- ------- --- --- ---- -- ---- ------------ ---------- ------------- 
-    0 5703:B0 05:​04:​0 ​ 32  33 FC50 11 128k 00110AE99C0B 5703-v.235 WMp,auto 
-    1 AC1K:B5 05:​00:​0 ​ 32  33 FF7F  9   4k 00095B1C29D9 2.5        auto 
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-This shows the list of Broadcom cards in the machine. ​ Select the card that you wish to burn gPXE into, and identify its card number (from the left-hand "​C"​ column in the listing). 
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-To burn gPXE into the card, type 
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-    b57diag -c 0 -pxe c:​\0e1100ca.rom 
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-where //-c 0// specifies the card number of the card that you wish to burn gPXE into, and //​c:​\0e1100ca.rom//​ is the path to the gPXE ROM image on your FAT-formatted floppy disk or USB drive. ​ You should see something like: 
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-    X:​\B57UDIAG>​b57udiag -c 0 -pxe c:​\0e1100ca.rom 
-    **************************************************** 
-    Copyright(c) 2000-2007 Broadcom Corporation 
-    Broadcom NetXtreme User Diagnostics 10.53 (07/27/07) 
-    **************************************************** 
-    C Brd:​Rv ​   Bus   PCI Spd Base Irq EEP     ​MAC ​        ​Fmw ​    ​Configuration 
-    - ------- ------- --- --- ---- -- ---- ------------ ---------- ------------- 
-    0 5703:B0 05:​04:​0 ​ 32  33 FC50 11 128k 00110AE99C0B 5703-v.235 WMp,auto 
-    ​ 
-    0 5703:B0 05:​04:​0 ​ 32  33 FC50 11 128k 00110AE99C0B 5703-v.235 WMp,auto 
-    Updating PXE-UNDI16 code (length = 59908 bytes ) ... 
-    Programing 59908 bytes to NVRAM offset 00001A60 
-    Updating Directory... 
-    code len = 0000ea04 
-    sram_start_address = 00010000 
-    code_start_address = 00001a60 
-    Reading current NVRAM ... OK 
-    Programing : 512 
-    Totally 1 card(s) has been programmed. 
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-Reboot the machine and enter the BIOS setup. ​ You should see gPXE show up as an option in your BIOS's boot selection menu. 
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-Congratulations on successfully burning gPXE into your network card! 
  

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