Supported configurations for system boot from SAN
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Software: SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 10
There is, however, one limitation:currently there is no known bios that can boot via multipath.If the boot files are located on a multipathed LUN, the BIOS will just choose one of the available paths to the LUN.
This restriction applies only as long as the bios has control over the boot process.As soon as the operating system is startet the multipath setup for the /boot partition is available.
A detailed description about the hardware setup for SAN boot, including configuration examples for several operating systems, can be found at:
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- Document ID:3627396
- Creation Date: 16-Feb-2007
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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