I need to force a ProLiant DL380 G7 server to PXE boot from a non-default (not Port 1) NIC.
So far I was unsuccessful in finding out how to do this, or if it's even possible.
I will be very grateful for any suggestions!
On G7 and earlier servers, this can be changed in the BIOS. This assumes onboard interfaces.
(I hope you have ILO access)
Follow the menus from
You'll need a power cycle to make that change effective.
There's also a way to set this from the RBSU (ROM-Based Setup Utility):
For other options, using
is super-useful as a reference.