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Does Ghost allow me to create a PXE server ?

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Can I create several diffrent  Images via Ghost and the be able to boot the client and choose what image I would like to use ? If so How do I do this ? Also Besides Ghost is there any free software out there that will allow me to do this ?
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This is possible, i believe what you are referring to is RIS. Here is some documentation on the correct procedure.

http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/on-technology.nsf/docid/2000042011340125

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If you dont want to use RIS then have a look at this..
We have a TFTP server with the boot images created using a piece of software from emboot...
http://unattended.sourceforge.net/pxe-win2k.html
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see
 Ghost alternatives

http://ghost.radified.com/ghost_alternatives.htm

Plenty of open source stuff clonezilla project with the Server option should be able to do this.


I hope this helps !
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