[Dnsmasq-discuss] iPXE with DHCPv6

Tore Anderson tore at fud.no
Fri Jan 27 17:38:55 GMT 2017

* Derek Higgins

> I've been trying lately to get iPXE to work over DHCPv6 with dsnmasq
> and have had no luck, Is it possible to do this with dnsmasq and
> DHCPv6 and if so are there any examples out there?
> I've been trying
>   --dhcp-option="option6:bootfile-url,http://[1:2::3:4]:8088/boot.ipxe"
> with a combination of different things, none of which I've gotten to
> work, tcpdump shows the bootfile-url at least being sent in the dhcp6
> advertise but then the UEFI firmware seems to ignore it

Have you tried using a tftp:// URL instead of http://? Not sure you can
rely on a UEFI firmware to implement HTTP.


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