Re: autodectection of modules at boot time
> > > * bootp/dhcp integration in the boot-floppies (boot-floppies)
> > I'm intrested in that too, but I never used it and don't know enough
> > about it right now to tell how difficult it is.
> I have little experience with bootp because I configured my sparc few days ago
> to using it. It is not that difficult, and using bootpc, you could get all
> parameters on the client side.
> # bootpc --server 192.168.1.255
> We just need to parse this output in dbootstrap.
> Moreover, bootpc is only 12kB.
We need the addr. of the bootp-server. And what, if the server is != sparc?
And if the bootp-server is an rs/6000 with axi you have some trouble then ...