Apparently, on Thu, May 09, 2002 at 07:19:45PM +0200, Karsten Merker wrote:
> On Thu, May 09, 2002 at 09:40:11AM -0700, James Simmons wrote:
> > I just recently attempted to install debian on a new indy I just got. I
> > entered the prom boot console and typed bootp()/tftpboot/tfptboot.img. It
> > failed. What steps am I missing?
> Without more information on how it failed that is difficult to tell.
> Any logfile entries on the bootp/tftp server?
> Have you looked at http://www.linux-mips.org/technical_faq.html?
> There you can find a list of possible problems when netbooting an Indy.
In particular, make sure to set the two /proc settings on the tftp
echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_no_pmtu_disc
echo "2048 32767" > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_local_port_range