Subject: Re: Trouble building -current
To: Urban Boquist <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Wolfson <email@example.com>
Date: 11/17/2004 20:49:08
On Nov 14, 2004, at 11:23 PM, Urban Boquist wrote:
> So maybe it's time for some good old printf debugging then?
I'd have no idea where to start.
> P.S. Btw, is your NFS server an i386 by any chance?
sparc64. And I've booted several of my other hardware machines from
this server (next68k, macppc, sparc).
> I've seen weird
> hangs on other machines netbooting from PCs and then it helped to
> reduce the NFS RW size used by the kernel initially. There is a kernel
> option for this, NFS_BOOT_RWSIZE or something like that.
But it has nothing to do with NFS. It loads the kernel via tftp, next
it should send a DHCP request to find where the NFS root filesystem is.
Any other suggestions?