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Re: Net install: SS20

On Tue, Jan 30, 2001 at 12:17:15PM -0800, Sean R. Lynch wrote:
> The boot net-tpe is OK, since you're not using a hub. However, dhcpd is not
> going to help you because you have one of those crusty old boot proms (as I
> do) that attempts to boot using rarp.  You need to compile the kernel on
> the tftp server to support rarp, and install rarpd, and put the MAC
> address and hostname of the SS20 in /etc/ethers. Note that the hostname
> must be resolvable.

If you install rarpd, you do not need a kernel that supports RARP.

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