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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://code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}} +Please use the [[:soc:​start#​where_to_find_us|contact information on our ideas page]] to reach us.
-==== Google Summer of Code 2009 ====+
  
-Etherboot Project has been accepted as a mentoring organization ​to participate in [[http://​socghop.appspot.com/​org/​show/​google/​gsoc2009/​etherboot | Google'​s 2009 Summer of Code]] Project!!+We look forward ​to hearing from you!
  
-We are looking forward to a great summer of design, implementation,​ documentation,​ and testing!+ --- //​[[soc-mentors@etherboot.org|Etherboot Project GSoC Mentors]] Updated: 2011/​03/​25//​
  
-  * [[:​soc:​2009:​|Our GSoC 2009 project page]] ​+----
  
-For project Ideas and other information about potential projects see here:+===== News and Announcements =====
  
-  * [[soc:start|EtherBoot/gPXE and Google Summer of Code]]+{{ :wiki:​user:​gpxe_logo.png?​nolink&​140|gPXE logo}}
  
- --- //​[[stefanha@gmail.com|Stefan Hajnoczi]] 2009/​03/​23//​+==== gPXE-1.0.1 released ====
  
-----+The Etherboot project is please to announce the release of gPXE-1.0.1
  
-{{ http://code.google.com/images/code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}}+  * Prebuilt binaries: [[http://rom-o-matic.net/gpxe/gpxe-1.0.1/​contrib/​rom-o-matic/​]]
  
-==== Google Tech Talk Video ====+  * gPXE release tarballs: [[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/​gpxe/​]]
  
-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.+  * Latest source code: [[http://​git.etherboot.org/?p=gpxe.git]]
  
-**Video of the talk is available [[http://​video.google.com/​videoplay?​docid=1911723796712805715|here]].**+Changes since gPXE-1.0.0 include:
  
- --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/​09/​26//​+  * New drivers: Intel e1000, e1000e, igb, EFI snpnet, JMicron jme, Neterion X3100, vxge, pcnet32. 
 +  * Bug fixes and improvements to drivers, wireless, DHCP, iSCSI, COMBOOT, and EFI.
  
-----+ A changelog since 1.0.0 is available [[http://​git.etherboot.org/?​p=gpxe.git;​a=tag;​h=b6fee7069ca9e79c44f47bef2d8e315f2ed4266d|here]]. ​
  
-{{ http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/images/12/​logo/​Brand%20Logo.gif?​271x75|LinuxWorld logo}}+ ​--- ​//[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2010/06/29//
  
-==== LinuxWorld Expo 2008, San Francisco ====+----
  
-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 4th, on the topic of "​Virtualization of the Boot Process Using Open Source Software"​.+[[http://code.google.com/soc/|{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}}]] 
 +==== Google Summer ​of Code 2010 ====
  
- --- //[[mcb30@etherboot.org|Michael Brown]] 2008/​08/​03//​+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:
  
-----+  * [[:​soc:​2010:​|Our main GSoC 2010 page]] follows our GSoC 2010 projects.
  
-{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}} +  * [[:soc:ideas|Our GSoC 2010 project ideas page]] has suggested projects and more information on participating.
-==== Google Summer of Code 2008 ====+
  
-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!!+  * [[http://socghop.appspot.com/document/show/gsoc_program/google/​gsoc2010/​faqs#​timeline|GSoC 2010 timeline]]
  
-We are looking forward to a great summer of design, implementation,​ documentation,​ and testing!+ --- //​[[stefanha@gmail.com|Stefan Hajnoczi]] Updated: 2010/​03/​18//​
  
-  * [[:​soc:​2008:​|Our GSoC 2008 project page]] ​+----
  
-For project Ideas and other information about potential projects see here:+{{ :wiki:​user:​gpxe_logo.png?​nolink&​140|gPXE logo}}
  
-  * [[soc:​start|EtherBoot/​gPXE and Google Summer of Code]]+==== gPXE-1.0.0 released ====
  
- --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/​05/​19//​+The Etherboot project has released gPXE-1.0.0 after over five years of development. ​ This major milestone release is now available:
  
-----+  * Prebuilt binaries: [[http://​rom-o-matic.net/​gpxe/​gpxe-1.0.0/​contrib/​rom-o-matic/]]
  
-{{ http://​www.linuxworldexpo.com/​live/​12/​images/​12/​logo/​LW_Blue_Logo.jpg?​269x80|LinuxWorld logo}}+  * Source code[[:download|our git repository]]
  
-==== LinuxWorld Expo 2007, San Francisco ====+  * gPXE release tarballs: [[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/​gpxe/​]]
  
-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.+Changes from 0.9.9 include:
  
-**Update 2007/08/09**+  New commands: iwstat 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.
  
-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.) + --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2010/02/10//
- +
- --- //[[mcb30@etherboot.org|Michael Brown]] 2007/08/04//+
  
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-{{ http://code.google.com/images/code_sm.png?153x55|GSoC logo}}+[[http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/linuxcon|{{ :​images:​linuxcon_logo_portland_2009.png?153|LinuxCon 2009 logo}}]] 
 +==== LinuxCon 2009, Portland Oregon ====
  
-==== Google Summer of Code 2007 ====+We presented a [[http://​linuxcon.linuxfoundation.org/​meetings/​1606|talk]] on Monday, September 21, 2009 at the first annual [[http://​events.linuxfoundation.org/​events/​linuxcon|LinuxCon]] in Portland, Oregon.
  
-We have been accepted to participate in [[http://​code.google.com/soc/ | Google'​s 2007 Summer of Code]] Project!!+Our talk included an example of various network booting methods, with live demonstrationOver 30 people attended our session and we very well received
  
-We are looking forward to a great summer of design, implementation,​ documentation,​ and testing!+ --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2009/​09/​22//​
  
-For more details, please see:+----
  
-  * [[soc:start|EtherBoot/gPXE and Google Summer of Code]]+[[http://​code.google.com/​soc/​|{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}}]] 
 +==== Google Summer of Code 2009 ====
  
- --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2007/03/15//+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 had a great summer of design, implementation,​ documentation,​ and testing!
  
-{{ http://​www.linuxworldexpo.com/​live/​12/​images/​12/​logo/​LW_Blue_Logo.jpg?​269x80|LinuxWorld logo}}+  * [[:soc:2009:|Our GSoC 2009 main project page]] ​
  
-==== LinuxWorld Expo 2006, San Francisco ====+  * [[:​soc:​2009:​wrapup|Our GSoC 2009 wrapup report]] ​
  
-We attended our 11th [[http://​linuxworldexpo.com/​|LinuxWorld Expo]] in August, and things went very well!+  * [[:soc:ideas|Our GSoC 2009 project ideas page]] 
  
-We had a webcam [[http://​etherboot.org/lwe-webcam|webcam]] in our booth during show hours, and views of San Francsisco at other times.+ ​--- ​//[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2009/09/08 18:57// 
 +----
  
-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.+==== Current tarball releases ====
  
-Some of the demos we we did included:+Though ​we recommend and encourage use of **[[:​download|our git repository]]** to download gPXE and Etherboot releases, ​we also provide tarballs:
  
-  * Booting Linux over AOE  ([[http://www.coraid.com/]]) using gPXE +  * gPXE release tarballs: ​[[http://kernel.org/pub/software/utils/​boot/​gpxe/]] (preferred, supported, PXE compatible)
-  * 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.+  * Etherboot release tarballs: [[http://​kernel.org/​pub/​software/​utils/​boot/​etherboot/​]] (legacy, maintenance-mode support)
  
-**Update**+ --- //​[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/​09/​26//​
  
-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 Corporation. One necessary part for iSCSI boot in Windows is the iBFT data structure which Microsoft claims is proprietary at this time.+----
  
-**Update 13 March 2007**+{{ http://​code.google.com/​images/​code_sm.png?​153x55|GSoC logo}} 
 +==== Google Tech Talk Video ====
  
-Microsoft has released an iBFT specifications document which requires agreeing to 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.+Marty Connor, Michael Brown, and H. Peter Anvin gave 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.
  
-**Update 9 August 2007**+**Video of the talk is available [[http://​video.google.com/​videoplay?​docid=1911723796712805715|here]].**
  
-IBM has released the iBFT specification document under GPL-friendly terms. ​ The iBFT code, based on the IBM document, is now back in the codebase. ​ [[:sanboot|Enjoy!]]+ --- //[[mdc@etherboot.org|Marty Connor]] 2008/​09/​26//​
  
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