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Re: patches for dvhtool

To: Ian Chilton <ian@ichilton.co.uk>
Subject: Re: patches for dvhtool
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2001 04:08:10 +0100
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20010117175227.A29978@woody.ichilton.co.uk>; from mailinglist@ichilton.co.uk on Wed, Jan 17, 2001 at 05:52:27PM +0000
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On Wed, Jan 17, 2001 at 05:52:27PM +0000, Ian Chilton wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> > BTW: Is there any way of deleteing/renaming files in the
> > volume-header-directory ? Is there a way to set "bootfile" ?
> 
> You could do what I do with my tftp boot directory.
> 
> Bootp or whatever points to vmlinux-hostname.
> 
> vmlinux-hostname is a symlink to a kernel.
> 
> Changing kernels is just a matter of changing the symlink.

I do that for a couple of years now for all architectures capable
of netbooting - Nothing new. But as you could read up there
i asked something completely different. I want to boot of DISK !
And i asked questions about dvhtool not tftp and symlinks.

Not my day ...
Flo
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Florian Lohoff                  flo@rfc822.org             +49-5201-669912
     Why is it called "common sense" when nobody seems to have any?


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