I have a set of diskless clients that I want to run off of TFTP + NFS / PXEBOOT
To achieve this I have set up an install medium that boots the device , executes a script under systemd(linux) that mounts my FreeBSD 12.1 server and starts copying the files to their new roots.
I am trying to setup a PXE boot server so that I network install FreeBSD and Linux (redhat & centOS). I am doing this on FreeBSD 12.1
I am have FreeBSD setup on a server with ZFS-on-root using tftp-hpa.
My question is - Do I have to have a NFS mount for booting FreeBSD? Can I make it a...
After upgrading from FreeBSD-11.2 to FreeBSD-11.3, access to the dnsmasq TFTP service does not seem to be working any longer.
The problem seems to be related somehow to the kernel as shown below:
1. Install FreeBSD-11.2
2. Install, configure and enable dnsmasq TFTP service as follows: