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Re: 5.1 installation fun & games...

To: leon@reading.sgi.com (Leon Verrall)
Subject: Re: 5.1 installation fun & games...
From: alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk (Alan Cox)
Date: Mon, 22 Jun 1998 16:20:21 +0100 (BST)
Cc: alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <Pine.SGI.3.96.980622161123.20040A-100000@wintermute.reading.sgi.com> from "Leon Verrall" at Jun 22, 98 04:12:32 pm
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
> Ah, a chicken and egg thing. You can nfsroot an SG linux box as long as you
> have a linux box to do it from...

Or can do binary arithmetic on the console null zero and a couple of
other device file numbers (ie on the sgi mknod console c 0 1024 probably
comes out as 4,0 on Linux



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