Subject: Re: netboot -- U2 -> i386
To: Andrey Petrov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John Nemeth <email@example.com>
Date: 05/19/2005 01:17:36
On Oct 8, 7:43pm, Andrey Petrov wrote:
} On Thu, May 19, 2005 at 12:55:51AM -0700, John Nemeth wrote:
} > } >
} > } > What type of system do you have and what is its configuration?
} > }
} > } Ultra2 booting from i386.
} > What is the configuration of your Ultra 2? Mine has 512 MB of
} > RAM, two 300 MHz processor, a 4 GB HD, and a Creator 3D Series 1 video
} > card.
} The same basicly.
Hmm, so it should work.
} > My boot server works fine. I can boot my SparcStation 5 from it.
} Your tcpdump doesn't show anything after tftp, probably you filterred
} that out. It would be interesting to see dump with those messages.
I did not filter anything out. My filter basically looks for any
packet with the MAC address of my Ultra 2. I used the same filter for
my SparcStation 5 (substituting its MAC address of course), so I know
what it shows. After it prints, "13000", it never prints anything
else, never sends another packet, and I can't do Stop-A, which
indicates that it has crashed hard. As mentioned in the part that you
snipped, the tcpdump is available at
}-- End of excerpt from Andrey Petrov