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Re: diskless

On Fri, Apr 12, 2002 at 03:39:44PM -0700, David Wright wrote:
| > Root-NFS: Server returned error -101 while mounting /tftpboot/kiosk0
| Hmm. Use ethereal to watch the RPC calls going back and forth; it often
| gives more detailed info on the meaning of error codes.

Ok, I'll try that.

| Have you tried booting off /tftpboot/ (or whatever your client
| IP is) instead of /tftpboot/kiosk0? Yes the name should work, but try to
| do things the simplest way first.

No, I haven't.  I specified that name in the nfsroot= parameter.

| Also, make sure the client /etc/hosts file and server /etc/hosts file both
| have the same names for the client IP, and that name is also in
| /tftpboot/; NFS can be picky about FQDNs being
| right.

I'll make sure they are the same.  AFAIK I haven't even gotten that
far yet!

| Oh, and your server /etc/exports exports /tftpboot to the client IP with
| no_root_squash, right?



| I'll send you my entire kernel config file later tonight, so you can check
| for any differences in deail.

Ok, thanks.  Can you send me the boot loader config for the diskless
term too?  Just out of curiosity, which boot loader are you using?



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