If this hasn't already been answered, the answer is to enable "kernel level autoconfiguration", under "networking options" before you get to the file-systems section. This will automatically include the option to allow a root on NFS filesystem. Cheers, Bob Edwards. Brian Webb wrote: > > I'm trying to set up my first diskless workstation > and can't figure out how to add NFS root support > to the kernel. Each HOW-TO that I read refers to > enabling NFS support, and additionally, NFS ROOT > support, as part of the "make *config" process. > I've gone through every option using "make config" > and "make menuconfig", but the only related options > that I see are the following: > > NFS filesystem support (CONFIG_NFS_FS) > NFS server support (CONFIG_NFSD) > > I'm using Mandrake 7.2 and kernel verion 2.2.17 > > Thanks, > > - Brian =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: Bob Edwards <Robert.Edwards@anu.edu.au> To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to email@example.com.
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