Subject: Re: README: changes to config, to support dump device configuration
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Scott Reynolds <scottr@Plexus.COM>
List: current-users
Date: 06/16/1997 12:41:37
On Sun, 15 Jun 1997, Curt Sampson wrote:

> So do something a bit easier, and bypass the NFS code completely:
> dump via tftp.

Well, it would be nice to have the option.  However...

> After all, if we're running diskless, that's already
> running on a host on the network anyway.

Not so.  For instance, the hp300 port gets boot blocks and a kernel using