Subject: kern/5500: cannot mount PROCFS on NFS root
To: None <>
From: Erik E. Fair <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 05/27/1998 02:29:04
>Number:         5500
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       cannot mount PROCFS on NFS root
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people (Kernel Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed May 27 02:35:00 1998
>Originator:     Erik E. Fair
International Organization of Internet Clock Watchers
>Release:        NetBSD-current 19980527
System: NetBSD 1.3 NetBSD 1.3 (DIGITAL) #1: Mon May 25 14:16:49 PDT 1998 sparc

	mount_procfs fails on a diskless system; it should work.
	boot a diskless workstation
	attempt to mount /proc
	mount_procfs: : Operation not supported by device