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Configuring a PXE Server for FUN! (Maybe profit)

PXE is a network booting protocol. It allows computers to request an operating system over the network and boot from it, without needing to touch its internal disk. Potential applications for PXE booting include:

Sound like a useful tool! It is! Once you experience the ease and convenience of network booting, you will never want to go back.

To go further check out my quick slideshow and then follow on to the wiki for notes on exact commands and configuration snippets.