pxe-kexec - Fetch PXE configuration file and netboot using kexec

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename pxe-kexec_0.2.4-3build2_amd64.deb
Package name pxe-kexec
Package version 0.2.4
Package release 3build2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/admin
Homepage http://developer.berlios.de/projects/pxe-kexec/
License -
Maintainer Dave Walker (Daviey) <DaveWalker@ubuntu.com>
Download size 70.62 KB
Installed size 281.00 KB
Tool that fetches PXE configuration file (SysLinux' PXELinux format),
prompts the user for a boot entry (label), (supports interactive
editing of the kernel parameters), downloads the selected kernel and
initrd over the network using TFTP, FTP or HTTP and finally reboots
into the kernel using kexec.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pxe-kexec_0.2.4-3build2_i386.deb 0.2.4 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pxe-kexec - - -


Name Value
kexec-tools -
libc6 >= 2.4
libcurl3-gnutls >= 7.16.2
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libreadline8 >= 6.0
libstdc++6 >= 5.2


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package pxe-kexec_0.2.4-3build2_amd64.deb
Source Package pxe-kexec

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pxe-kexec deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pxe-kexec




2019-01-14 - Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com>
pxe-kexec (0.2.4-3build2) disco; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for readline soname change.
2016-09-17 - Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com>
pxe-kexec (0.2.4-3build1) yakkety; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for readline soname change.
2012-05-14 - Dave Walker (Daviey) <DaveWalker@ubuntu.com>
pxe-kexec (0.2.4-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/fix-ftbfs-gcc-4-7.patch: Resolve FTBFS when built with
gcc-4.7.  Adds an additional 'include' of 'unistd.h' to
src/networkhelper.cc. Patch courtesy of Paul Tagliamonte. (Closes: #672071)
* debian/control: Bumped standards to 3.9.3, no changes required.
* debian/copyright: Updated Format URL to new (versioned) location.
2011-12-07 - Dave Walker (Daviey) <DaveWalker@ubuntu.com>
pxe-kexec (0.2.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: 
- Only build for linux-any.
- Added kexec-tools to Build-Depends to ensure there is a
published binary for that target architecture.
2011-11-19 - Dave Walker (Daviey) <DaveWalker@ubuntu.com>
pxe-kexec (0.2.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #649338)

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