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Re: via-rhine

>"... Netboot and Etherboot have their strengths and weaknesses. Netboot 
>supports a wider range of NICs because packet drivers are available for 
>most cards. On the down side, Netboot is not autoprobing because the 
>packet drivers require that the I/O address, IRQ and possibly the memory 
>address be specified at ROM creation time. Thus a ROM is specific to a 
>particular card configuration. ..."

The need to specify a I/O address is probably not a limitation anymore
for Netboot since PCI BIOSes can autoconfigure.
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