Subject: Re: Diskless boot weirdness
To: NetBSD-current Users <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Giles Lean <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/21/1997 08:45:47
On Tue, 20 May 1997 13:05:14 -0700 (PDT)  Curt Sampson wrote:

> What was holding us back so far, of course, was the fact that bootp
> has no way to specify a swap file (which bootparams does). However,
> I gather that with Matt's new swap code the kernel itself doesn't
> need to get the swap path any more, so this move may now be practical.

Way to go!  BOOTP is much more readily available than bootparams which
makes the conversion of "Windows" machines to stealth *BSD machines
easier. ;-)