Subject: Re: README: changes to config, to support dump device configuration
To: Scott Reynolds , Jason Thorpe <>
From: Matthias Drochner <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/16/1997 21:29:30
Excerpts from netbsd: 16-Jun-97 Re: README: changes to conf.. Jason
Thorpe@nas.nasa.go (1062)

> Now that we have new swap, it's probably time to start thinking of
> kernel bootp support, btw.

We have to decide how to express "root server" in bootp.
Simply using the bootp server is bad (at least in my
Further I'd like to define a word to use as bootfile argument
in the bootp request. This makes it easier in more complex
and/or multi-OS environment to setup the bootp servers.

best regards