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Documentation for Etherboot users

General EtherBoot information

Putting Etherboot into ROM chips or Motherboard BIOS

Various Booting Configurations

EtherBoot in virtual machines / EtherBoot in emulators

MEMDISK
FreeBSD
Etherboot as a PXE Boot ROM

Miscellaneous Topics

Preparing Etherboot Network Bootable Images with mknbi for Etherboot

NBI or Network Boot Image format is a legacy format which wraps operating system images (such as Linux Kernels) in a wrapper, which makes it possible for Etherboot ot load the images directly. This is not needed for PXE and PXELINUX booting, and is not recommended for new users.

For new users, we recommend using PXELINUX

Developer information


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