Bug#509723: Support TFTP preseed fetch method
Colin Watson <email@example.com> writes:
> On Thu, Dec 25, 2008 at 10:54:47PM +1100, Trent W. Buck wrote:
>> I would find it useful if the preseed file could be fetched via TFTP.
> I think this is a great idea; we'd need a TFTP client udeb first,
> though. The installation guide recommends tftpd-hpa as the server, so
> would I be right to assume that our preferred client would be tftp-hpa?
Now that Syslinux doesn't need the tsize TFTP option for all
transfers, hpa isn't particularly interested in developing
tftp(d)-hpa. They are still a pretty good and portable TFTP
server/client pair, though.
Don't forget that busybox also has a TFTP client applet.