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Re: NFSROOT problem on '260 resolved

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Subject: Re: NFSROOT problem on '260 resolved
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Mon, 4 Jan 1999 01:52:57 +0100
In-reply-to: <XFMail.990103212552.harald.koerfgen@netcologne.de>; from Harald Koerfgen on Sun, Jan 03, 1999 at 09:25:52PM +0100
References: <XFMail.990103212552.harald.koerfgen@netcologne.de>
Sender: flo@mini.gt.owl.de
On Sun, Jan 03, 1999 at 09:25:52PM +0100, Harald Koerfgen wrote:
> patch-2.1.121-pre3 is against a vanilla 2.1.121-pre source tree and
> appears to work fine on my '260 and my '133. Well, besides the init
> problem. Florian, I'd appreciate very much if you gave it a try on your
> '240. Only then I can be shure that my RESTORE_SOME patch works for R3000
> CPUs.

Ok - more precise - On my Decstation 5000/240 with R3000 support it
refuses to boot further than "This is a DECstation DS5000/2x0"
and on my '150 with R4000 support it boots but gives me
an "Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 00:00"
although it does a correct BOOTP request get a correct ip address.

Command line /boot command is

boot 3/tftp console=ttyS2 root=/dev/nfs 

as it was with pre2 (setenv boot - just turn on)

Flo
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Florian Lohoff          flo@rfc822.org                  +49-5241-470566
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