[Dnsmasq-discuss] Problem with TFTP in dnsmasq

john doe johndoe65534 at mail.com
Wed Jun 9 16:02:55 UTC 2021


On 6/9/2021 2:31 PM, Brown, Aaron M. wrote:
>> I'll assume that you have an other DHCP serverdishing out IP addresses.
>
> I do and proxyDHCP is going to be my only option.
>
>> If you want Dnsmasq to provide dhcp and PXE booting, you might want  to remove 'proxy' from the above range.
>
> I mean, sure, but I'm not even to the point of worrying about PXE booting. I can't get a basic GET from the TFTP server which is the issue. If the TFTP server isn't working, then nothing else down the chain of PXE is going to work. I guess what I'm saying is, I'm not worried about configuring up dhcpProxy and PXE yet since TFTP isn't even operating correctly (and I don't know why).
>

My understanding is that, in 'proxy' mode, dnsmasq will only provide PXE
related stuff so tftp as such will never work.

Can't you manage to find a way to test without 'proxy' to see how it goes?

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John Doe



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