Subject: Re: Indigo kernel downloads, boots w/ FreeBSD, not NetBSD
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Gerald Heinig <Gerald.Heinig@post.rwth-aachen.de>
Date: 02/28/2001 13:30:51
David Brownlee wrote:
> What did you have to change to get it to work?
> It might be worth adding a command line option for future use.
> David/absolute -- www.netbsd.org: No hype required --
Sorry for the late reply.
I changed the struct sockaddr_in struct member sin_port to 32000 and set DEFAULT_USER to root. I said it was a hack and your method with sysctl is definitely the way to go.
I just wanted it to work, and since I have no security worries here, it's just what I need.
> On Fri, 23 Feb 2001, Gerald Heinig wrote:
> > David Brownlee wrote:
> > >
> > > On Fri, 2 Feb 2001, Rafal Boni wrote:
> > [...]
> > > > and post it to the list (and maybe get one of the web mavens to HTML'ize
> > > > it and post in on www.netbsd.org). Any other comments on the topic also
> > > > appreciated (even if you think it's a worthless exerise).
> > >
> > > Could you try (on the NetBSD tftpd server machine)
> > >
> > > sysctl -w net.inet.ip.anonportmin=20000
> > > sysctl -w net.inet.ip.anonportmax=32767
> > >
> > > David/absolute -- www.netbsd.org: No hype required --
> > I just hacked the NetBSD tftpd and it works now, albeit under root, which doesn't bother me here.
> > I'll give this a try when I next work on it. I'm still waiting for HPC 1.5 docs and I'm short of time at the moment anyway.
> > I'll let you know what happens. Thanks for that.
> > Gerald