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Re: Help with MOP network boot install on DECstation 5000/240

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Subject: Re: Help with MOP network boot install on DECstation 5000/240
From: Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de>
Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2004 14:43:18 +0200
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On Wed, 2004-07-14 14:57:52 +0800, Collin Baillie <collin@xorotude.com>
wrote in message <000e01c4696f$f65cf4f0$0a9913ac@swift>:
> > [Thanks for *not* hijacking threads]
> > Maybe you'd try Debian's install image?
> 
> Maybe, but on a _shared_ 31.2k dialup link, it takes a while to download...
> and other people tend to get upset... I am using jigdo to get the 4 - 6 ISO

It's only a couple of megabytes, not a number of CD images.

> I've read that MOP images usually have some special header in them (NetBSD
> website) and someone mentioned that mopd-linux will fudge those headers if
> the kernel doesn't have them... or something...

Right, eg. Maciej's MOPD does that.

MfG, JBG

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