hello "taiwan ren" i'm chinese too.but my english is poor. i suggest to download a etherbooot 4.2 and read HOWTO then you have a base about the net boot loader ----- Original Message ----- From: =JAWS= <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Thursday, December 23, 1999 1:10 PM Subject: RE: netboot "who am i ???" > > > On Wed, 22 Dec 1999 email@example.com wrote: > > } firstname.lastname@example.org Šķ 99/12/22 06:07:56 AM > } >Hi, this is just a case I wrote some software for. > } > } >I am using my own NetWare bootrom, which utilizes packet driver, > } >and allows reading files (by DOS functions 3D, 3F) from sys:login > } >(a PXE compatible bootrom may allow reading files by TFTP). > } > } >The bootrom reads one file from NetWare server - the file contains > } >some header, and an Turbo C compiled program which is to control > } >the boot. The program reads configuration file, and finds in it > } >name of boot image and config.sys file. The config.sys is read > } >into memory, and when config.sys on the image is accessed, the > } >program puts the file from memory. Why? This way I can have one > } >boot image, and one config.sys for every workstation (recently > } >I reconfigured all dos 6.22 workstations to use it). Note the > } >config.sys may contain SET command to set environment variable.> > } > } >I also wrote a program which allows all config files for all > } >workstations to be kept in single file - during boot it reads > } >the file and extracts lines suitable for particular workstation > } >- these files are put on ramdrive. > } >This all made administration of boot config much easier to me. > } > } >If you assume my programs may be useful to you let me know. > } >As revard I expect you to help me writing good documentation. > } > } >Jerzy > } > } Yes i m interested. but i wonder how this can be used with > } netboot/etherboot ??? i would like to test it . thanks a lot !!! > > i'm interested too :), thx a lot > > =jaws= > > =========================================================================== > This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: > =JAWS= <email@example.com> > To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in > it's body to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have problems with this list, > send a mail to email@example.com. > =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: "jyllyj" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to email@example.com. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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