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Re: Problem makeing an O2 run bootp

To: Rafal Boni <rafal.boni@eDial.com>
Subject: Re: Problem makeing an O2 run bootp
From: <nick@snowman.net>
Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2001 14:14:51 -0500 (EST)
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <200103071911.OAA15309@ninigret.metatel.office>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Thanks much.  I'll try that.  It has also been suggested that O2s probably
refuse all packets with DF set, so I will attempt to fix that as well.
        Nick

On Wed, 7 Mar 2001, Rafal Boni wrote:

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> In message <Pine.LNX.4.21.0103062231010.23542-100000@ns>, you write: 
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> - -> I've got an o2 that I'm trying to make netboot, and it seems to work,
> - -> however the o2 never acks the tftp packets.  The tcpdump is attached.  If
> - -> anyone has suggestions/ideas I'd love to hear them.  I booted the o2 and
> - -> ran "bootp():" from the arc prompt.
> 
> I had issues with my Indigo2 where the PROM rejected all TFTP packets 
> from ports > 32767 (but that's with a stone-age PROM, I imagine O2's 
> would have a somewhat more modern PROM).  
> 
> Also, try 'setenv DEBUG 1' (dunno if that does or doesn't work on the
> O2, it does on the Indigo2) in the PROM and see if it gives any tell-
> tale output.
> 
> - --rafal
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