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 Please join us, and become part of a great Open Source project! Please join us, and become part of a great Open Source project!
- --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]]//+ --- //The Etherboot Project Community// ---
- --- //​[[mcb30@etherboot.org|Michael Brown]]//+----
-===== News and Announcements ===== +[[http://​code.google.com/​soc/​|{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}}]] 
-==== Current tarball releases ​====+==== Google Summer of Code 2011 ====
-Though we recommend and encourage use of **[[:download|our git repository]]** to download gPXE and Etherboot releases, we also provide tarballs:+The Etherboot Project is taking part in [[http://​socghop.appspot.com/​|Google Summer of 
 +Code 2011]].
-  * gPXE release tarballs[[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/​gpxe/​]] (preferred, supported, PXE compatible)+We encourage students to consider or propose GSoC project ideas and get in touch with us:
-  * Etherboot release tarballs: ​[[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/​etherboot/​]] (legacy, maintenance-mode support)+  * [[:soc:​ideas|Our GSoC project ideas page]] has suggested projects and more information on participating.
- --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/09/26//+  * [[http://​socghop.appspot.com/​gsoc/​org/​show/​google/​gsoc2011/​etherboot|Our GSoC 2011 Organization Profile]] 
 +  * [[http://​socghop.appspot.com/​document/​show/​gsoc_program/​google/​gsoc2011/​timeline|The GSoC 2011 Timeline]] 
 +  * [[http://​socghop.appspot.com/​gsoc/​org/​show/​google/​gsoc2011/​etherboot|Our GSoC 2011 Project Profile and Application form]] 
 +Please use the [[:​soc:​start#​where_to_find_us|contact information on our ideas page]] to reach us. 
 +We look forward to hearing from you! 
 + --- //[[soc-mentors@etherboot.org|Etherboot Project GSoC Mentors]] Updated: 2011/03/25//
 ---- ----
-{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}}+===== News and Announcements =====
-==== Google Tech Talk Video ====+{{ :​wiki:​user:​gpxe_logo.png?​nolink&​140|gPXE logo}}
-Marty Connor, Michael Brown, and HPeter Anvin gave a Google Tech talk recently at Google headquarters in Mountain View, California. ​ We highlighted the new features of gPXE, PXELINUX, and how we have advanced the state of the art in network booting.+==== gPXE-1.0.1 released ====
-**Video ​of the talk is available [[http://​video.google.com/​videoplay?​docid=1911723796712805715|here]].**+The Etherboot project is please to announce the release ​of gPXE-1.0.1
- --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/09/26//+  * Prebuilt binaries: [[http://​rom-o-matic.net/gpxe/gpxe-1.0.1/contrib/rom-o-matic/]]
-----+  * gPXE release tarballs: [[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/​gpxe/​]]
-{{ http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/​12/​images/​12/​logo/​Brand%20Logo.gif?​271x75|LinuxWorld logo}}+  * Latest source code: [[http://git.etherboot.org/?p=gpxe.git]]
-==== LinuxWorld Expo 2008, San Francisco ====+Changes since gPXE-1.0.0 include:
-The Etherboot project will be exhibiting once again at [[http://​www.linuxworldexpo.com/​live/​12/​|LinuxWorld Expo]] in San Francisco from August 5-7.  ​We will also be presenting a tutorial on the morning of Monday August 4thon the topic of "​Virtualization of the Boot Process Using Open Source Software"​.+  * New driversIntel e1000, e1000e, igb, EFI snpnet, JMicron jme, Neterion X3100, vxge, pcnet32. 
 +  * Bug fixes and improvements to drivers, wireless, DHCP, iSCSI, COMBOOTand EFI.
- --- //[[mcb30@etherboot.org|Michael Brown]] 2008/08/03//+ A changelog since 1.0.0 is available [[http://​git.etherboot.org/?​p=gpxe.git;​a=tag;​h=b6fee7069ca9e79c44f47bef2d8e315f2ed4266d|here]].  
 + --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2010/06/29//
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-{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}} +[[http://​code.google.com/​soc/​|{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}}]] 
-==== Google Summer of Code 2008 ====+==== Google Summer of Code 2010 ====
-Etherboot ​Project has been accepted as a mentoring organization to participate ​in [[http://code.google.com/soc/​2008/​etherboot/​about.html ​| Google's 2008 Summer of Code]] ​Project!!+The Etherboot ​project is taking part in [[http://socghop.appspot.com/​|Google Summer of 
 +Code 2010]].  We encourage students to consider project ideas and get in touch with us at soc-mentors@etherboot.org to introduce yourself:
-We are looking forward to a great summer of design, implementation,​ documentation,​ and testing!+  * [[:​soc:​2010:​|Our main GSoC 2010 page]] follows our GSoC 2010 projects.
-  * [[:soc:2008:|Our GSoC 2008 project page]] ​+  * [[:soc:ideas|Our GSoC 2010 project ​ideas page]] ​has suggested projects and more information on participating.
-For project Ideas and other information about potential projects see here:+  * [[http://​socghop.appspot.com/​document/​show/​gsoc_program/​google/​gsoc2010/​faqs#​timeline|GSoC 2010 timeline]]
-  * [[soc:​start|EtherBoot/​gPXE and Google Summer of Code]] + --- //[[stefanha@gmail.com|Stefan Hajnoczi]] Updated: 2010/03/18//
- +
- --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/05/19//+
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-{{ http://​www.linuxworldexpo.com/​live/​12/​images/​12/​logo/​LW_Blue_Logo.jpg?269x80|LinuxWorld ​logo}}+{{ :wiki:​user:​gpxe_logo.png?nolink&​140|gPXE logo}}
-==== LinuxWorld Expo 2007, San Francisco ​====+==== gPXE-1.0.0 released ​====
-The Etherboot project ​will be present at [[http://​www.linuxworldexpo.com/​live/​12/​events/​12SFO07A|LinuxWorld Expo]] in San Francisco from August 7-9.  ​We will be demonstrating all our exciting new features to passers-by, and giving a talk on New Developments in FOSS Network Booting.+The Etherboot project ​has released gPXE-1.0.0 after over five years of development.  ​This major milestone release is now available:
-**Update 2007/08/09**+  ​Prebuilt binaries: [[http://rom-o-matic.net/​gpxe/​gpxe-1.0.0/​contrib/​rom-o-matic/​]]
-We had an excellent show, with demos of iSCSI-bootable Windows Server 2003 and Ubuntu Linux, AoE-bootable Windows XP, and HTTP booting. ​ (For light relief, we also demonstrated iSCSI-booting into Windows 3.11, FreeDOS, and MS-DOS 6.22, including running the DOS version of DOOM.)+  * Source code: [[:​download|our git repository]]
- --- //[[mcb30@etherboot.org|Michael Brown]] 2007/08/04//+  * gPXE release tarballs: ​[[http://​kernel.org/pub/software/utils/boot/​gpxe/​]]
-----+Changes from 0.9.9 include:
-{{ http://code.google.com/images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}}+  New commandsiwstat and iwlist for wireless management New drivers: skge 
 +  and myri10ge WEP, WPA, and WPA2 wireless encryption support. ​   New settings 
 +  variables: "​netX"​ for last opened netdev and "netX/busid" for network device 
 +  bus ID.  New special image types: .hrom and .xrom to work around BIOS 
 +  limitations.
-==== Google Summer of Code 2007 ====+ --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2010/​02/​10//​
-We have been accepted to participate in [[http://​code.google.com/​soc/​ | Google'​s 2007 Summer of Code]] Project!!+----
-We are looking forward to a great summer of designimplementation,​ documentation,​ and testing!+[[http://​events.linuxfoundation.org/​events/​linuxcon|{{ :​images:​linuxcon_logo_portland_2009.png?​153|LinuxCon 2009 logo}}]] 
 +==== LinuxCon 2009Portland Oregon ====
-For more detailsplease see:+We presented a [[http://​linuxcon.linuxfoundation.org/​meetings/​1606|talk]] on MondaySeptember 21, 2009 at the first annual [[http://​events.linuxfoundation.org/​events/​linuxcon|LinuxCon]] in Portland, Oregon.
-  * [[soc:​start|EtherBoot/​gPXE and Google Summer ​of Code]]+Our talk included an example ​of various network booting methods, with live demonstration. Over 30 people attended our session and we very well received. ​
- --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] ​2007/03/15//+ --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] ​2009/09/22//
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-{{ http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/images/12/logo/LW_Blue_Logo.jpg?269x80|LinuxWorld ​logo}}+[[http://code.google.com/soc/|{{ http://code.google.com/images/code_sm.png?153x55|GSoC logo}}]] 
 +==== Google Summer of Code 2009 ====
-==== LinuxWorld Expo 2006, San Francisco ====+Etherboot Project participated as a mentoring organization in [[http://​socghop.appspot.com/​org/​show/​google/​gsoc2009/​etherboot|Google'​s 2009 Summer of Code]] Project.
-We attended our 11th [[http://​linuxworldexpo.com/​|LinuxWorld Expo]] in August, and things went very well!+We had a great summer of design, implementation,​ documentation, and testing!
-We had a webcam ​[[http://​etherboot.org/​lwe-webcam|webcam]] in our booth during show hours, and views of San Francsisco at other times.+  * [[:soc:2009:|Our GSoC 2009 main project page]] 
-At this show we demonstrated a pre-release of gPXE, the next generation (and a rewrite) of Etherboot to enhance PXE compatibility,​ and add new capabilities.+  * [[:​soc:​2009:​wrapup|Our GSoC 2009 wrapup report]] ​
-Some of the demos we we did included:+  * [[:soc:​ideas|Our GSoC 2009 project ideas page]] ​
-  * Booting Linux over AOE  ([[http://www.coraid.com/]]) using gPXE + --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2009/09/08 18:57// 
-  * Booting Windows Server 2003 over iSCSI using gPXE +----
-  * Booting Linux using [[http://syslinux.zytor.com/​pxe.php|PXELINUX]] and gPXE +
-  * gPXE's HTTP support for loading files+
-Traffic at the booth was brisk, and we met a lot of new people who are interested in our technology.+==== Current tarball releases ====
-**Update**+Though we recommend and encourage use of **[[:​download|our git repository]]** to download gPXE and Etherboot releases, we also provide tarballs:
-Please note that some of the code for iSCSI booting of Windows has been temporarily taken out of the gPXE codebase at the request of Microsoft CorporationOne necessary part for iSCSI boot in Windows is the iBFT data structure which Microsoft claims is proprietary at this time.+  * gPXE release tarballs: [[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/gpxe/]] (preferred, supported, PXE compatible)
-**Update 13 March 2007**+  ​Etherboot release tarballs: [[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/​etherboot/​]] (legacy, maintenance-mode support)
-Microsoft has released an iBFT specifications document which requires agreeing to a Microsoft License Agreement to download. ​ We have asked the [[http://softwarefreedom.org|Software Freedom Law Center]] to examine the required license and give us an opinion on whether we can safely release open source code based on the specification.+ --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/​09/​26//​
-**Update 9 August 2007**+----
-IBM has released the iBFT specification document under GPL-friendly terms. ​ The iBFT code, based on the IBM documentis now back in the codebase.  [[:sanboot|Enjoy!]]+{{ http://code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}} 
 +==== Google Tech Talk Video ==== 
 +Marty ConnorMichael Brownand H. Peter Anvin gave a Google Tech talk recently at Google headquarters ​in Mountain View, California.  ​We highlighted the new features of gPXE, PXELINUX, and how we have advanced the state of the art in network booting. 
 +**Video of the talk is available ​[[http://​video.google.com/​videoplay?​docid=1911723796712805715|here]].** 
 + --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/​09/​26//​
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