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I had the same problem and wanted to share my experience. Promiscuous mode allows client RRQ packets with protocol problems to reach the destination (TFTP server). In my case there was a problem in ARP and the Ethernet header of the RRQ was using all zero's for the destination MAC. With promiscuous mode on, the packets were being received by the TFTP server, ...
your kernel panics because it is not a a PXE compatible kernel/initrd set. If I were you I would not reinvent the wheel; take a proved PXE compatible distro and customize initrd to your needs and add the required squashfs. For a big list of PXE compatible distros and their corresponding parameters see Serva
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