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Re: Trying to boot an Indy

To: Christoph Martin <martin@uni-mainz.de>
Subject: Re: Trying to boot an Indy
From: "Dr. David Gilbert" <gilbertd@treblig.org>
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2001 16:34:39 +0000 (GMT)
Cc: Dave Gilbert <gilbertd@treblig.org>, <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <wwgofwyckov.fsf@arthur.zdv.Uni-Mainz.DE>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On 23 Jan 2001, Christoph Martin wrote:

> Dave Gilbert <gilbertd@treblig.org> writes:

> > 1) I tried bootp - bootp()vmlinux - it says 'no server for vmlinux'.  The
> > bootp server is a Linux/Alpha box running 2.4.0-ac9 - I've already done
> > the trick with no_pmtu.  tcpdump shows bootp sending a packet with
> > apparently the correct mac address.
> >
>
> I have the same problem serving bootp from my i386 2.4.0 box. bootp
> with kernel 2.2.x on the same box works. And it is only the bootp from
> the command console that is failing. the bootp part later on in the
> kernel is working from the 2.4.0 box.

This sprang into life when I added the 'sa' entry in the bootp file - that
is the server address.

Dave

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