Bug#64200: Problems installing potato/sparc from tftp.
On Tue May 16, 2000 at 10:24:12AM +0200, Harald Nordgård-Hansen wrote:
> Package: boot-floppies
> Version: 2.2.13-2000-05-04
> architecture: sparc
> model: SPARCstation
> memory: 128MB
> scsi: esp
> cd-rom: none
> network card: lance ethernet (builtin)
> pcmcia: none
> I just tried booting the install system for this using rarp/tftp.
> Everything seems to work smoothly, the kernel boots correctly and it
> starts up init (BusyBox v0.43). Then it seems to enter a loop
> E: /proc does not appear to be mounted (No such file or directory)
> and nothing else happens. My first guess is of course that the setup
> system does not mount /proc prior to needing it. :)
Odd -- it works for most everyone else.
When installed via rarp/tftp do you know if it runs as an initrd?
DO you have any idea which process is in the endless loop
Erik B. Andersen Web: http://www.xmission.com/~andersen/
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