Freeze break request: add branched f17 to

Marko Myllynen myllynen at
Mon Mar 5 08:20:03 UTC 2012

Hi Kevin,

>> Basically all what's needed is to have a system with the needed tools
>> to build the iPXE images (adjust the embedded image as needed):
>> yum install git make gcc perl syslinux genisoimage
>> git clone git:// ipxe.git
>> cd ipxe.git/src
>> make EMBEDDED_IMAGE=bfo.gpxe bin/ipxe.iso
>> make EMBEDDED_IMAGE=bfo.gpxe bin/ipxe.usb
>> make EMBEDDED_IMAGE=bfo.gpxe bin/ipxe.dsk
>> make EMBEDDED_IMAGE=bfo.gpxe bin/ipxe.lkrn
> I tried this and got:
> make: *** No rule to make target `bin/ipxe.iso'.  Stop.
> basically it doesn't seem they understand a EMBEDDED_IMAGE option.
> Thoughts?

well, forgive me asking, but are you sure you were in the right 
directory when you tried to build?-)

FOO=bar defines a variable FOO for the build and the error you got was 
about the missing definition of the actual target, bin/ipxe.iso.


Marko Myllynen

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