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Re: Problems booting Indigo...

To: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Subject: Re: Problems booting Indigo...
From: Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de>
Date: Tue, 6 Jun 2000 14:30:07 +0200
In-reply-to: <20000605162933.C3774@paradigm.rfc822.org>; from flo@rfc822.org on Mon, Jun 05, 2000 at 04:29:33PM +0200
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On Mon, Jun 05, 2000 at 04:29:33PM +0200, Florian Lohoff wrote:
> On Wed, May 31, 2000 at 12:25:27PM +0200, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:
> > I hacked the BSD tftpd last night (-> standalone and send from #69) but
> > you're right. It makes no difference at all. This morning, I played with
> > the transceiver again -- 2 switches, 4 possibilities. Tested all, but
> > no success. Some two month ago I booted that Indigo over net (okay, it
> > crashed immediately;) but the only difference is that we used a switched
> > port there... It's brain-dead, but I'll fetch a switch from my old school
> > and test it...
> 
> It cant be the tftp server etc - Use your brain - We have booted
> your machine here - Its an ARP problem i guess. 

...and on which side? TFTP server hat Indigo's ARP address statically
set - without I can't even see the tftp request...

> And BTW - Use a hub - i had loads of problems booting the
> decstation and the indigo2 via a switch - Hangs in the middle
> were completely normal.

.oO( If I only would reach the middle )

MfG, JBG

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