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Re: where's dhcp_bootp?

To: Ivan Leong <ivanl@pacific.net.sg>
Subject: Re: where's dhcp_bootp?
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@uni-koblenz.de>
Date: Wed, 7 Jul 1999 01:34:01 +0200
Cc: linux@neteng.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <NDBBJCODHKOEMPLCNOFGAEKNCBAA.ivanl@pacific.net.sg>; from Ivan Leong on Tue, Jul 06, 1999 at 09:38:24PM +0800
References: <NDBBJCODHKOEMPLCNOFGAEKNCBAA.ivanl@pacific.net.sg>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On Tue, Jul 06, 1999 at 09:38:24PM +0800, Ivan Leong wrote:

> i've two indies and right in the midst of getting
> linux on it off the net.
> 
> both indies are on irix 5.3 and it's bootp
> doesn't work correctly. i believe a dhcp_bootp
> is needed but where can i find such a beast?

IRIX bootp definately works, it unfortunately just has a different
configfile from Linux's bootp.

The bootp daemon usually used with Linux build and works just perfect
under IRIX (6.5 in my case), so just rip of the sources from some
Linux distribution.  I uses RH 6.0 in my case, btw.

  Ralf

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