I am using options "-i server_address" and work fine with bootp. my command line: mknbi-linux -x -k bzImage -o bzImage.img -l eom -i 192.168.1.2 -a "rw" poli On Sat, 13 Jul 2002, Mohd-Hanafiah Abdullah wrote: > > > Hi: > > I'm new to this mailing list, so please excuse me if this question has been > asked before. Is there a searchable archive of the mailing list? > > Anyway, I've had success in booting a diskless client via DHCP using > kernel 2.2.14 patched with nfs-swap and supermount, and root mounted on NFS > for the client side. > > But, when upgrading to kernel 2.4.18 and configuring the kernel for diskless > booting the same way as before, a problem appeared while booting complaining > that it couldn't mount root on NFS since no NFS server was available, and it > gave up immediately asking to insert a floppy as an alternative mount point. > > But NFS server is available since switching to kernel 2.2.14 the booting up > works immediately without any changes done to the boot server. Is there > something that I missed or is it a known and already solved problem with > kernel 2.4.18 ? > > Thanks. > > Napi > > http://www.cs.indiana.edu/hyplan/napi.html > > =========================================================================== > This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: > Mohd-Hanafiah Abdullah <email@example.com> > 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. > > > =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: Petr Olivka <firstname.lastname@example.org> To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to email@example.com. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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