Booting Kernel Problems on Indy and indigo2
I'm having trouble installing Linux on both an Indigo2 and an Indy.
I've set up a DHCP server and a NFS server (in fact both running on a
Downloaded a root filesystem, and a kernel (in fact quite a few kernels)
I boot the SGI (doesn't matter which one) and unset the netaddr, then do
something like the following
boot -f bootp()thekernel init=/bin/bash nfsroot=188.8.131.52:/path
Now in both cases it seems to download the kernel okay, then just hangs and
I have to reboot.
Any ideas? Its kind driving me mad.
Do I need to supply any more info?
I know I managed to get the kernel to boot once (a while ago after an all
night session but not sure what the difference was)
but then it couldn't find the NSF-Root. I'm obviously missing something
Cheers in advance
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