Subject: Re: How to boot diskless...
To: Theo Deraadt <>
From: John F. Woods <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/06/1994 09:52:22
> it is a very bad idea to load a kernel via TFTP.  ...
> it is much better to just load the kernel via nfs, though this does
> make the boot process a little bit more complicated.

Another possibility is to use regular FTP; there is a "tiny FTP" package out
that makes a good start on an FTP kernel boot procedure.