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Ubuntu memdisk

Copy the memdisk file to the grub folder. sudo cp /usr/lib/syslinux/memdisk /boot/ grub/. There is a floppy image on the *ubuntu CD that can be. 3)copy memdisk from /usr/lib/syslinux to your pxe folder 4) edit default. And add this. LABEL kernel memdisk append iso. MEMDISK is meant to allow booting legacy operating systems. MEMDISK can boot floppy images, hard disk images and some ISO images.

I believe you can do this by pxe booting memdisk as the kernel and specifying the iso file as the initrd. In Ubuntu, memdisk is in package "syslinux-common". Both grub memdisk and loopback simulate a block device using memory and flat file. You may use memdisk from syslinux-common package to boot using ISO image directly though TFTP. Somehow slow (2MB/s is the best I could.

I just did the following on Ubuntu to boot for a firmware . linux16 (hd0,gpt2)/usr/lib/syslinux/memdisk iso raw initrd16 (hd0. menu default # menu label WDE Recovery # root (hd0,0) menu label ISO boot kernel other/memdisk append iso initrd=other/ Using; Converting ISOLINUX entries; Using MEMDISK As an example, we can load the /boot/grub/ file for Ubuntu like so. Server FOG Version: OS: Ubuntu X64 Client Service :hiren initrd http://${fog-ip}/fog/service/ipxe/hiren/ chain memdisk iso.