In Altiris WinPE automation environment window is the following:
Initializing Optional Components ‘x:\i386\system32\oc.bat’ is not recognized as an internal or external command, operatable program or batch file Authenticating network connection… Mapping network drives… System error 1231 has occurred The network location cannot be reached, for information…. The system cannot find the drive specified Start AClient… X:\i386\system32>
Initializing Windows PE…
Starting The network
Trying to install ms_mstcpip…
Trying to install ms_netbios….
The DHCP Client Service is starting
The DHCP Client Service service was started successfully
The TCP/IP netbios Helper service services starting
The TCP/IP netbios Service services was started successfully
Establishing network connections
Validating IP Address
Restarting DHCP client service retry 1
Restarting DHCP client service retry 2
Restarting DHCP client service retry 3
Restarting DHCP client service retry 4
Restarting DHCP client service retry 5
The computer continues to loop on “Restarting DHCP client service retry” after Validating IP Address.
After 19 attempts, “system error 1231 has occurred.”
Unsupported network card.
Go to Broadcom Web site to download the latest WindowsXP*/2003* drivers. Re-create the PXE WinPE boot image and add this new drivers during the Boot Disk Creator process. The Driver is attached to this article to the right.
Just download the .zip file, extract it, and point the bootdisk creator "Have Disk" to the extraction.