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Re: Network install on SparcStation 1+

> I see a bunch of tftp data packets and acknowledgements going between the
> machines. The last data packet is smaller than the rest, so I assume it's
> finished the file. After that, there's no network activity whatsoever.
> Having reviewed the install documentation I'm a bit confused - I know I need
> tftp, but do I need both rarp and bootp - the documentation ("Installing
> Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 For SPARC",
> http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/sparc/ch-rescue-boot.en.html#s-install
> -tftp )says I need both in 6.5 line 1, but 6.5 line 2 implies one or the
> other.

You only need RARP to get the Sun load it's tftp image file; bootp is 
probably needed to boot a diskless workstation...



** christian mock in vienna, austria -- http://www.tahina.priv.at/~cm/
What other OS provides not one but two INTERCAL compilers as part of
the standard distribution?
 Mark Brown about Debian

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