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Re: net booting sbm (smart boot manager)

From: Jordan Uggla
Subject: Re: net booting sbm (smart boot manager)
Date: Fri, 5 May 2017 12:10:19 -0700

On Fri, May 5, 2017 at 10:24 AM, Andrei Borzenkov <address@hidden> wrote:
> 05.05.2017 07:18, Carl Karsten пишет:
>> i pxe boot grub,  that works.
>> often I want to boot local media and don't hit the "boot device" key (which
>> isn't consistent)
>> If I could host this on my tftp server and boot it, that would do what I
>> need:
>> "Smart BootManager is an os independent BootManager which has easy to use
>> interface and many other features. The main goals of SBM are to be
>> absolutely OS independent, flexible and full-featured. It has all of the
>> features needed to boot a variety of OS."
>> any tips on how to make that happen?
>> with selinux I did this:
>> label sbm-floppy
>>     kernel syslinux/memdisk
>>     append initrd=util/sbm/sbm.img
>> memdisk would setup a floppy like ram disk.. or something.
> GRUB does not have native support for RAM disk. Given that this is
> completely standalone, there is little sense to re-implement memdisk
> really. Just load it from grub.

Expanding on this a little, Syslinux's memdisk can be loaded from
grub, and instructions for doing so can be found in Syslinux's
documentation here: .

Jordan Uggla (Jordan_U on

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