Re: Diskless SGI Indy - auto boot PROM settings?
On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 7:59 PM, T. Ribbrock
> Hm... Are you referring to 'Indy as music player: "Audible" qualities?'
> by any chance? That's my own thread, actually... There was one guy in
> that thread who said he had this working in the past (now you mention
> it...) - I've sent him a PM, maybe he has a hint for me. Nonetheless,
> any other hints are still welcome! (and once I have it running I will
> make sure to document it somewhere where a web search engine can find
Hi again, Thomas
Yes, that's the thread I meant - I am bviking at Nekochan (I suppose
we obsolete MIPS hardware geeks are a pretty small community!)
I assume you've already found this old post (to this list actually):
The prom settings quoted as working there are as follows:
setenv SystemPartition bootp():
setenv OSLoader linux.pongo
setenv OSLoadPartition /dev/nfs
setenv OSLoadOptions ip=bootp
(I assume "linux.pongo" is kernelimage.hostname but not 100% sure on that)
Let me know how you get on!