[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]
Re: two questions wrt sgimips boot
On Sat, 8 Mar 2008 02:04:13 +0900
Izumi Tsutsui <tsutsui%ceres.dti.ne.jp@localhost> wrote:
> > 1) Is the loader (ip3xboot, from 4.0) known to not be able to load
> > kernels from FFSv2?
> I added ffsv2 support recently to -current though
> I haven't tested it.
Yes, thanks. I've tested it now and it boots fine from ffsv2.
> > 2) Is netboot of -current kernels broken?
> > Netboot of current kernel makes it silently reboot at the
> > root device prompt, but it can boot successfully from disk.
> > 4.0 kernel netboots OK.
> Netboot directly via ARCBIOS prompt?
> Hmm, I think it worked last time I tried, but I'll check it again later.
Yes. I was quite surprised to see ARCBIOS grok the kernel without a 2nd
stage netboot loader.
Main Index |
Thread Index |