Subject: Re: vs2000 (surprise!) MOP etc.
To: Anders Magnusson <>
From: Mats O Jansson <>
List: port-vax
Date: 02/28/1997 09:57:02
On Fri, 28 Feb 1997, Anders Magnusson wrote:

> > Isn't it possible to load the entire kernel via MOP? If not, am I gonna
> > have to wait until someone writes a TFTP-loader MOP image file? Even if
> > there isn't support for root fs on NFS it'd be nice to see a screenful
> > of cryptic kernel messages. :)
> > 
> There _is_ support for root & swap over NFS. But the principle is not
> to load the kernel via MOP, you just load the boot program that 
> loads the kernel. I have been writing some standalone drivers for 
> qe and le last days, so this will be possible in a couple of days.
> NOTE: I remember that there were some problem with MOP-loading VS2000
> with moj's mop-loader, but I don't know if it's fixed.
Yes, there was problems with VS2000 until last summer. The main problem was
that VS2000 is very picky about SQE. So when I changed it on the transiver
all problems disapeard. I think there was a small problem discovered by Oscar
too, but it was also fixed.

> -- Ragge


Mats O Jansson, CelsiusTech Systems, Jaerfaella, Sweden
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