Subject: Re: Swap problems with NFS. 3/50, prom 2.3
To: None <port-sun3@NetBSD.ORG>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Collatz.McRCIM.McGill.EDU>
List: port-sun3
Date: 03/13/1996 06:32:02
> I'm having a bit fo trouble getting swap working on my 3/50 netbsd
> installation.  The ssytem is netbooting from another box, and I'm
> getting the follwoing messages:

> root on nfs:/export/sun/root
> panic: nfs_boot: mountd swap, error=13

> I saw something like this in the port-sun3.archives, but didn't see
> an answer.  I think the error that the other folks were getting waw
> "error=72" or somesuch.

Right.  Error 72 is common; it almost invariably means the box you're
netbooting from doesn't like to export plain files.

But your case is different.  Error 13 is EACCES, "Permission denied".
Check your exports list on the server....

					der Mouse