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Feb
25
2013
Add ArchLinux to your PXE server

a summary - without notes
assuming you are using a http server


cd /var/www/html/
 
mkdir -pv archlinux/x86_64/

cd archlinux/

wget -c http://ftp.otenet.gr/linux/archlinux/iso/latest/arch/aitab
wget -c http://ftp.otenet.gr/linux/archlinux/iso/latest/arch/checksum.x86_64.md5

cd x86_64/
 
wget -c http://ftp.otenet.gr/linux/archlinux/iso/latest/arch/boot/x86_64/vmlinuz
wget -c http://ftp.otenet.gr/linux/archlinux/iso/latest/arch/boot/x86_64/archiso.img
wget -c http://ftp.otenet.gr/linux/archlinux/iso/latest/arch/x86_64/root-image.fs.sfs

add these lines to your pxelinux.cfg/default file


LABEL ArchLinux x86_64
        MENU LABEL ArchLinux x86_64
        KERNEL http://10.10.10.1/archlinux/x86_64/vmlinuz
        INITRD http://10.10.10.1/archlinux/x86_64/archiso.img
        APPEND ip=dhcp archiso_http_srv=http://10.10.10.1 archisobasedir=archlinux/ checksum=y
Tag(s): archlinux, pxe