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RE: Booting 5000/240 from disk...

To: Karel van Houten <K.H.C.vanHouten@research.kpn.com>
Subject: RE: Booting 5000/240 from disk...
From: Harald Koerfgen <Harald.Koerfgen@home.ivm.de>
Date: Wed, 26 May 1999 22:02:54 +0200 (MEST)
Cc: linux-mips@fnet.fr
In-reply-to: <199905251726.TAA06860@sparta.research.kpn.com>
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Reply-to: "Harald Koerfgen" <Harald.Koerfgen@home.ivm.de>
Sender: harry@franz.no.dom
Hello,

On 25-May-99 Karel van Houten wrote:
> My 260 boots fine from disk, using the NetBSD 1.0 bootloaders. So now
> I tried this on a 240 (with a buggy prom that doesn't tftpboot), and
> it just hang. I used the same kernel source / config as on my 260,

[snip]

> This DECstation is a DS5000/2x0
> 
> <Then nothing...>

Strange, exactly the same as your /260 before my patch, isn't it?

My first guess would be that not only tftp booting but also the
rex_clearcache callback is broken. I'll see if I can hack something
together.

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Regards,
Harald

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