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Re: Mounting Root on NFS problem (kernel 2.4.18)

In message <Xns924BA47E3385gerogkminixhande@>you write:
 > (Mohd-Hanafiah Abdullah) wrote in
 >> 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. 
 >That's a known bug in netboot and it will be fixed in the next
 >version. Until then, you can use the -d option to mknbi-linux
 >as follows:
 >mknbi-linux -d <server-ip>:<root-path> [... other options ...]
 >for example, if your NFS server has address and the
 >root path for the client is /tftpboot/client-root, then use:
 >mknbi-linux -d "" [...other options...] 

I did the above and got this:

% mknbi-linux -d "" -o vmlinuz-2.4.18-client bzImage-linux-2.4.18-client 
mknbi-linux: kernel image too large

The size of bzImage-linux-2.4.18-client is 1,574,439 bytes.
Is there anyway to bypass the restriction?

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