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Default Setting Up A PXE Install Server For Multiple Linux Distributions With Ubuntu Edgy Eft

Hi, my name is Roberto and i'm writing to you cause of your "Setting Up A
PXE Install Server For Multiple Linux Distributions With Ubuntu Edgy Eft"
guide that i've found on Howto forge.
I have the same problem since Fedora Core 1, and i wasn't able to solve
it, even if i'm not completely a noob with linux.
The problem is this: after that the computer starting up receive the ip
address from the server (and the dhcp server is in fact perfectly working),
then pxelinux starts, declare its ip number, and then after "TFTP prefix:"
it starts searching for pxelinux.cfg/mac address, pxelinux.cfg/mac address
minus last symbol and so on till pxelinux.cfg/default and then "Could not
find kernel image linux". I can assure you the default file is under the
pxelinux.cfg directory, but it seems that it's not readable. I was trying to
chmod everything, 777, 444 and so on but with no results. Will you please
try to help me ?
Thanks in advance, Roberto.

P.S. in var/log/messages there's also this:
Jun 18 01:49:58 flashback dhcpd: DHCPREQUEST for (
from 00:0c:29:91:48:56 via eth1
Jun 18 01:49:58 flashback dhcpd: DHCPACK on to
00:0c:29:91:48:56 via eth1
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15406]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15406]: tftp: client does not accept
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15407]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15408]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15409]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15410]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15411]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15412]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15413]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15414]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15415]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15416]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15417]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15418]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15419]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15420]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15421]: RRQ from filename
Jun 17 23:49:58 flashback tftpd[15422]: RRQ from filename
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