LinuxQuestions.org
Visit the LQ Articles and Editorials section
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora > Fedora - Installation
User Name
Password
Fedora - Installation This forum is for the discussion of installation issues with Fedora.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 05-10-2010, 03:12 AM   #1
gskumar
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2010
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Red face PXE E51/E53 Error on rebooting after installing FEDORA 12


I have installed fedora 12 on windows xp machine for dual boot. this is stand alone system. after installation when i boot it system is trying to configure DHCP and showing PXE-E51 OR PXE-E53 error.i dont want any remote/network/server booting, as this is a stand alone system. i seem to have set some setting wrongly. kindly anyone suggest where i could have gone wrong!
Thanks in Advance.
gs kumar
 
Old 05-11-2010, 03:48 AM   #2
alli_yas
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2010
Location: Johannesburg
Distribution: Fedora 14, RHEL 5.5, CentOS 5.5, Ubuntu 10.04
Posts: 559

Rep: Reputation: 92
Hi,

If you don't want remote networking - then why do you have DHCP configured? Do you want to assign a static IP to the machine?

Based on the PXE error, the problem you're getting has to do with the DHCP server not offering the NIC and IP.

My advice is to boot into rescue mode; change from DHCP to a static IP and check if you can boot the machine.
 
  


Reply

Tags
error, pxe


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
PXE-E53: No boot filename received nikolajusn Linux - Networking 4 02-11-2010 12:49 AM
PXE-E53: No boot filename received chris24300 Linux - Newbie 1 10-20-2009 02:57 PM
[SOLVED] PXE E53: No boot file name received Switch7 Linux - Distributions 7 10-11-2009 04:31 AM
O2 GRPS Dial In Number (E51) Bradfirj92 Linux - Mobile 3 05-22-2009 01:54 AM
Installing keeps rebooting! OverrRyde Linux - Newbie 20 01-31-2007 09:10 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:53 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration