Re: howto setup an install server..
"DREIER Frédéric" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Thx Ben, it works when I include ip in boot command.
> Now I try to setup the bootp instead of the above solution (more easy for
> - I started bootpd (bootptab), nfs-sever, etc.
> - I just boot using "boot net"
> .. Linux boot, but don't make any bootp request, and stop when trying to
Hmm... I think the only way to boot Sparcs is by using
rarp and bootparamd.
Therefore, on your bootserver install rarpd, bootparamd, tftpd and nfsd.
Compile a sparc kernel with autoconfig and nfsroot enabled in the
network options. Then make it so that the tftp request finds the kernel.
(i.e. arrange a symlink in /tftpboot )