Thus spake Alan Cox:
> > If I stick all the RH stuff in an initrd and then they do FTP install,
> > then they should be able to use it via boot /vmlinux or boot -f
> > bootp()..., no?
> 2.1.4x blows up with an initrd - hopefully fixed in 2.1.50/soon but that
> means the SGI one will corrupt and explode atm
I thought Ijust saw something from Bill Hawes cross the list that
addressed that, actually. Regardless, they've got at least a week to
get 2.1.x playing nicely with initrds before I'll get a chance to use
it on the Indy. The initrd stuff is the trivial part, and should
operate identically to having it mounted via NFS-root.
Thanks for the warning, though.
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