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Re: netbooting indy

To: "Dr. David Gilbert" <gilbertd@treblig.org>
Subject: Re: netbooting indy
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2001 12:02:52 +0100
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0102010926190.20992-100000@springhead.px.uk.com>; from gilbertd@treblig.org on Thu, Feb 01, 2001 at 09:26:55AM +0000
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References: <Pine.GSO.4.30L.0101311648280.22989-100000@home-on-the-dome.mit.edu> <Pine.LNX.4.30.0102010926190.20992-100000@springhead.px.uk.com>
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On Thu, Feb 01, 2001 at 09:26:55AM +0000, Dr. David Gilbert wrote:
> On Wed, 31 Jan 2001, Kenneth C Barr wrote:
> 
> > I finally got bootp/tftp to answer my indy's pleas for an image, but get
> > the following behavior (with my own IP addr and server, obviously):
> >
> > >> boot bootp():/vmlinux

This uses "sash" and says sash to "bootp"

> I haven't seen the error you got - however one thing I do differently is
> to do
> 
> bootp():/vmlinux
> 
> without the initial 'boot ' - worth a go?

This bootps directly from the prom

Flo
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Florian Lohoff                  flo@rfc822.org             +49-5201-669912
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