Solved

diskless boot

Posted on 2004-08-20
6
258 Views
Last Modified: 2011-09-20
I have two PCs, also they have network connection. I tried to boot one computer from other one by using only the network (I mean that with out the first computer's hard disk, by only using its RAM memory)
Anybody please tell me how can I do this....
0
Comment
Question by:sampathnd
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
6 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:knollbert
ID: 11850824
checkout www.ltsp.org
0
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
brettmjohnson earned 250 total points
ID: 11852768
It sounds like you want net-booting (rather than thin client)

http://cfm.gs.washington.edu/~adioso/HOWTO/RedHat/Mini-NetBoot-Linux.xml
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:ramez_hanna
ID: 11879772
a thin client solution like www.ltsp.org is a very easy and efficient way it'll only take you a couple of hours to set it up
0
 

Expert Comment

by:vizeg
ID: 11951131
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
RHEL7 - Error installing docker compose 2 218
How to change the nameserver on Ubuntu Server 6 99
DB2 9.7 Grant Execute SP 4 61
comm diff cmp unix commands 2 21
rdate is a Linux command and the network time protocol for immediate date and time setup from another machine. The clocks are synchronized by entering rdate with the -s switch (command without switch just checks the time but does not set anything). …
Join Greg Farro and Ethan Banks from Packet Pushers (http://packetpushers.net/podcast/podcasts/pq-show-93-smart-network-monitoring-paessler-sponsored/) and Greg Ross from Paessler (https://www.paessler.com/prtg) for a discussion about smart network …
Learn how to get help with Linux/Unix bash shell commands. Use help to read help documents for built in bash shell commands.: Use man to interface with the online reference manuals for shell commands.: Use man to search man pages for unknown command…
Get a first impression of how PRTG looks and learn how it works.   This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users.
Suggested Courses

739 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question