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Re: etherboot: unable to open an initial console.

>I am trying to boot a diskless client and I receive the above error.
>Some additional information:
>I have no display and therefore, I have set up linux to use the serial port
>(ttyS0) as the console.  In /dev, I have created a symbolic link console ->

I'm not sure you should make this link. The kernel might want to ask
it for characteristics, which a serial port will not have. Why not just
create the /dev/console device, since Linux will not write to it anyway.

Also have you tried booting this kernel from disk with the only the
devices you have in the NFS root? You may be missing some important
device like /dev/null or /dev/zero.
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