Subject: Re: Problem netbooting 5000/20 (KN02-CA V2.0m)
To: Chris Tribo <email@example.com>
From: Gregory McGarry <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/02/2000 08:03:47
Chris Tribo wrote:
> According to the models page, the KN02-CA v2.0m PROM can't TFTP
> boot kernels over 1MB. (Which I'm guessing you knew) I've used
> nfsnetbsd.ecoff from 1.4.1 successfully, but never tried on this PROM.
This is the reason I use a two-stage network-boot loader. It will
yank any size kernel off nfs. It works fine for me on my MAXINE, but
apparently it won't work on a 3MIN.
You can find it at: http://www.sprc.qut.edu.au/~mcgarry/netbsd/
-- Gregory McGarry <email@example.com>