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Application note - UEFI PXE boot to Linux Mint

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== ISO images ==
* Download the ISO image you want to use and mount it to the TFTP directory:
$ sudo mkdir -p /var/lib/tftpboot/iso/linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso
$ sudo mount -o loop ~/iso/linuxmint/linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso /var/lib/tftpboot/iso/linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso
mount: /var/lib/tftpboot/iso/linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso: WARNING: device write-protected, mounted read-only.
$ ls /var/lib/tftpboot/iso/linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso
boot casper dists EFI isolinux MD5SUMS pool preseed README.diskdefines
== Prepare GRUB ==
$ sudo mkdir -p /var/lib/tftpboot/grub
* Edit configuration file: /var/lib/tftpboot/grub/grub.cfg
menuentry "linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso" {
linux iso/linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso/casper/vmlinuz nfsroot= boot=casper netboot=nfs toram
initrd iso/linuxmint-19.1-cinnamon-64bit.iso/casper/initrd.lz