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Fix iPXE docs: snponly is not always available

Actually, it's only available on RHEL/CentOS 8, but I hope the other
distributions will catch up.

Change-Id: I53314b8f16fd7b965c58370e33ab83501e7cb067
(cherry picked from commit 3199d289bd)
changes/45/802345/1
Dmitry Tantsur 3 months ago
committed by Julia Kreger
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      doc/source/install/configure-pxe.rst

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doc/source/install/configure-pxe.rst

@ -345,7 +345,9 @@ on the Bare Metal service node(s) where ``ironic-conductor`` is running.
Fedora/RHEL8/CentOS8::
cp /usr/share/ipxe/{undionly.kpxe,ipxe.efi,snponly.efi} /tftpboot
cp /usr/share/ipxe/{undionly.kpxe,ipxe-x86_64.efi,ipxe-snponly-x86_64.efi} /tftpboot
.. note:: ``snponly`` variants may not be available for all distributions.
#. Enable/Configure iPXE overrides in the Bare Metal Service's configuration
file **if required** (/etc/ironic/ironic.conf):
@ -366,7 +368,8 @@ on the Bare Metal service node(s) where ``ironic-conductor`` is running.
.. note::
Most UEFI systems have integrated networking which means the
``[pxe]uefi_ipxe_bootfile_name`` setting should be set to
``snponly.efi``.
``snponly.efi`` or ``ipxe-snponly-x86_64.efi`` if it's available for
your distribution.
.. note::
Setting the iPXE parameters noted in the code block above to no value,

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