Subject: Re: ofwboot and booting over the net
To: John Hay <email@example.com>
From: Eduardo Horvath <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/09/2000 14:47:11
On Sun, 9 Jul 2000, John Hay wrote:
> > > Should the ofwboot in arch/sparc64/other on ftp.netbsd.org 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).
I believe that ofwboot predates those changes.