Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 193640
The FC5 Grub has no network functionality
Last modified: 2009-05-12 17:54:34 EDT
Description of problem: I tried to boot over network with grub. But The FC5 grub
is not able to boot over network: the "bootp" command is rejected:
GNU GRUB version 0.97 (640K lower / 3072K upper memory)
[ Minimal BASH-like line editing is supported. For the first word, TAB
lists possible command completions. Anywhere else TAB lists the possible
completions of a device/filename.]
Error 27: Unrecognized command
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):grub-0.97-5
Steps to Reproduce:
Created attachment 130757 [details]
SPEC file Patch
Created attachment 130758 [details]
The updated diskless patch
Created attachment 130759 [details]
The UNDI Driver
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Trying the same in F8 fails too. No check in F9 beta!
This is still true in Fedora 10.