Subject: Re: unable to finish boot process on netwinder using 1.6 RC2
To: Avtar Gill <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 09/01/2002 20:44:30
On Sun, Sep 01, 2002 at 05:27:57PM +0000, Avtar Gill wrote:
> I have been trying to install NetBSD 1.6 RC2 (20020830 build)on a
> netwinder. So far I've successfully (sort of) booted the machine
> using tftp and dhcpd as per the instructions found here..
> The kernel boots up without a problem but as soon as it's done
> mounting the root fs from the nfs server (and before it gives
> me the option to choose a terminal type) it just stops and hangs.
> Here is the complete output from the boot process..
> Can someone who's had success with netbsd on a netwinder please
> point out what I'm doing wrong? I've read and re-read the
> netbsd diskless/netbooting docs and as far as I can tell I think
> I'm going about this the right way.
> Here's output from running /usr/sbin/mountd with the -d option..
Can you also run a tcpdump on the server, to see what the client is doing ?
tcpdump -p host 192.168.1.69
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>