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Re: Partial Success Report

To: Ulf Carlsson <grim@zigzegv.ml.org>, Jeff Coffin <jcoffin@sv.usweb.com>, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Subject: Re: Partial Success Report
From: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Date: Sat, 17 Oct 1998 04:01:48 +0200
In-reply-to: <19981016214659.A2754@zigzegv.ml.org>; from Ulf Carlsson on Fri, Oct 16, 1998 at 09:46:59PM +0200
References: <m3ww618s88.fsf@lil.sv.usweb.com> <19981016001717.B2072@zigzegv.ml.org> <m3pvbt8k2y.fsf@lil.sv.usweb.com> <19981016214659.A2754@zigzegv.ml.org>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On Fri, Oct 16, 1998 at 09:46:59PM +0200, Ulf Carlsson wrote:

> I thought the bootp command was loaded from the IRIX partition, because it
> didn't work when I removed the IRIX harddrive, atleast it didn't with my old
> PROM.  It claimed that it couldn't find the bootp() command - maybe I'm out of
> my mind, I'll check next time I remove the cover...

bootp() is just a ARC filename which is either interpreted by the PROM
command interpreter or by sash where sash afaik is nothing other than the
PROMs compiled with special flags.

  Ralf

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