Hello, PLR@tt.dk ("Peter Leif Rasmussen (PLR)") wrote in E8F83D6D2A6AD3118E0300902786A20502499207@NTEX:">news:E8F83D6D2A6AD3118E0300902786A20502499207@NTEX: > I downloaded and read about using netboot ("mknbi-linux Version 0.9.4 > (netboot)") attempting to boot up some PPC based boards running Motorola > HALinux from a Linux workstation running RH7.3. > [...] > mknbi-linux: could not find magic number in kernel boot sector As it says in the netboot documentation, netboot is intended to boot i386-based computers. You can't use it to boot PPC systems. mknbi-linux looks for a signature string only found in an i386 Linux kernel, and refuses to use anything else. gero. =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: Gero Kuhlmann <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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