Google Summer of Code 2006

Etherboot Project participated in Google Summer of Code in 2006. Google generously sponsored 4 students to work on the following projects:

Alan Shieh: UNDI driver for Linux

Derek Pryor: Secure gPXE Booting

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Derek Pryor worked on adding secure connections and data integrity checking to gPXE so that the network boot process can be trusted.

Nikhil Chandru Rao: Redesign the TCP/IP stack implementation in gPXE to provide support for IPv6

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Nikhil Chandru Rao worked on adding IPv6 support to gPXE.

Fredrik Hultin: Command Line

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Fredrik Hultin worked on a command-line for gPXE allowing users to interactively control the boot process.

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