The linux Linux version is a command line tool, which offers nearly the same parameters as the Windows counterpart.
|-r||resets the configuration upon reinstallation procedure, optional|
|-k keyfile||provides the device with a license key (key file in .KEY format), optional|
|-s userscript||preconfigures the device with the provided configuration (text file in .RSC format), optional|
|uses a specific IP address that the Netinstall server will assign to the device, mandatory|
|PACKAGE||specify a list of RouterOS.NPK format packages that Netinstall will try to install on the device, mandatory|
admin@ubuntu:~$ sudo ./netinstall -a 192.168.88.3 routeros-mipsbe-6.48.1.npk Using server IP: 192.168.88.2 Starting PXE server Waiting for RouterBOARD... PXE client: 01:23:45:67:89:10 Sending image: mips Discovered RouterBOARD... Formatting... Sending package routeros-mipsbe-6.48.1.npk ... Ready for reboot... Sent reboot command
Etherboot mode is a special state for a MikroTik device that allows you to reinstall your device using Netinstall. There are several ways to put your device into Etherboot mode depending on the device you are using.