Subject: Re: Question on remote boot
To: Kim Ludwig <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/21/1999 15:18:13
On Jan 21, Kim Ludwig wrote
> Hi all,
> I'm trying to remote boot a NetBSD-1.2.1 machine from one running 1.3.3 (on
> an IBM ThinkPad 760XD). The 1.2.1 box is able to tftp it's kernel but I am
> unable to rlogin into it, messages viewed on tcpdump say there is an nfs
> error. Is there some incompatibility between the two versions regarding
> nfs? If anyone could give me some advice as to what I may have overlooked
> or configured wrong it would be appreciated.

Could be a problem with reserved/non-reserved ports. Try to add
-noresvport,-noresvmnt to your exports options.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.