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This test is intended to test PXE booting on virtual machine

How to test

  1. start the virtual machie with interface name IFNAME
    qemu-kvm -net nic,ifname=IFNAME,... -net tap ...
  2. using tcpdump to snoop the tftp traffic
    tcpdump -l -n port 69 -i IFNAME > tcpdump
  3. wait for 2 minutes and search tftp packet in the tcpdump
    grep tftp tcpdump

Expected Results

  1. if could find tftp in the tcpdump, testcase pass then fail