Re: Large-scale debian installation, request help
Joey Hess wrote:
> Martin Schulze wrote:
> > > NFS root mount is before boot. Ie, before init is run.
> > Isn't it done via initrd? If so, put the dhcpc/bootpc before
> > that.
> It's done by the kernel, before it forks init. You can't put _anything_
> before that.
So this would mean that we would need a kernel with bootp/dhcp
support. At least this can be done with initrd, too. It's
still *before* init, but after the kernel is loaded and you're
able to mount whatever you want.
VFS: no free i-nodes, contact Linus -- finlandia, Feb '94