Subject: Re: question about netbooting alpha
To: Matt Thomas <>
From: Wilko Bulte <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 01/24/1998 00:06:44
As Matt Thomas wrote...
> At 02:55 PM 1/23/98 , Wilko Bulte wrote:
> >Hello
> >
> >I'm having some trouble to get a Jensen to netboot. Getting it to netboot
> >is a by multiple people recommended way to test attempts for making NetBSD
> >run on Jensen.
> You know now why you can't RIS install Digital UNIX 4.0 or later on
> a Jensen. :-)

Yes, it is quite clearly listed in the release notes. The fact that the
latest SRM for Jensen does not do bootp correctly at all does not help
I suppose :/ And then there is the fact that the Jensen won't boot the
floppy from within SRM and you are really stuck when netboot is out.

So, input is very welcome ;-)

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