Re: Woody on Indy
On Tue, Apr 30, 2002 at 11:22:54AM +0200, Martin Wuertele wrote:
> I try to set up woody on an Indy (R4400, 200 Mhz, 64 Mb Ram, 2.1 Gig
> Hdd) and I need a little help:
> It appears that the 10 mbit/s nic is borken, it only can send data but
> doesn't read (my dhcp server uses kernel 2.2.20-ow1 and I tried
> ipv4/ip_no_pmtu_disc = 1). I have a SCSI cd-rom connected so far but as
> far as I see there are no bootable cd images for woody/mips.
Are you sure your NIC is broken? What about IRIX, does the nic work
there? Did you try:
echo "2048 32767" > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_local_port_range
from the installation manual as well?
> Any idea how I can get debian on it? Is there a way I can make the disk
> SGI bootable on my x86 workstation?
Yes. Create an SGI disklabel on that disk and use dvhtool(available for
i386 too) to put the installer(tftpboot.img) into the volumeheader.
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