Subject: Re: ofwboot and booting over the net
To: Eduardo Horvath <>
From: John Hay <>
List: port-sparc64
Date: 07/09/2000 17:41:10
> > Should the ofwboot in arch/sparc64/other on date July 5
> > be able to do a net boot on a Ultra 5?
> I wouldn't expect it to.  In fact I wouldn't expect it to netboot
> anything.

Ok, so I got a little carried away when I saw Paul Kranenburg's
commit message to ofwboot/net.c r 1.4:

Try both the BOOTPARAM and DHCP protocol (in that order as is the custom
with Sun machines).


One can hope. :-)

John Hay --