Mass-deploy hardware-independent images of a reference system to new and existing systems using Symantec Ghost technology.An HP Pro Liant Essentials Rapid Deployment Pack (RDP) boot server may be configured to act as an HP-UX boot helper.An alternative to using IP Helpers is setting DHCP Options on the DHCP server, specifically DHCP Options 60 (PXE Client), 66 (Boot Server Host Name), and 67 (Bootfile Name).However, DHCP Options can be problematic and may not work reliably or consistently.
The PXE Configuration Utility program is typically located on the RDP server at files in a directory as specified in “Setting up RDP Menu Options via Windows Commands”.
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The Interactive UI may be started using the Windows Start Menu: Start"Once the HP-UX Menu Option is set up using either the PXE Configuration Utility command or UI, the RDP PXE server will include “HP-UX Managed” as an option during network boot of ia64 client systems.
When a client system is booted from an RDP PXE server, the system will prompt you to “Press [F8] to select a boot option.” When booting on a serial console, function keys are typically not available.