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Re: CD images?

On Thu, Apr 13, 2000 at 01:24:42PM -0600, John Galt wrote:
> Internal, yes: I was talking about that external one right above the
> Lance's (AUI and 10base2 ethernet) ports.  FYI it's a -30 or -40 (I can't
> say for sure which one it is, since they have the same hardware except for
> the case).  BTW, is there any plan in the works for a mopd for the i386
> architecture to handle netboot?

Most of the decstations are able to boot via "bootp" tftp ...

boot 3/tftp 

on the prom console does the work. But: There are some BootProm versions
which cant boot LARGE images or cannot boot tftp at all (implemented
but essentially broken) - These proms are rare but happen to come
up regularly - There is a "mopd" for linux available somewhere and i
managed to get it running some months ago although i personally
dont need it - But i had no clue how a mop image must look like (Special

Florian Lohoff		flo@rfc822.org		      	+49-subject-2-change
"Technology is a constant battle between manufacturers producing bigger and
more idiot-proof systems and nature producing bigger and better idiots."

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