Subject: Re: Booting MV2
To: Andy <>
From: Brian D Chase <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/28/1999 14:26:31
On Wed, 28 Jul 1999, Anders Magnusson wrote:

> > Hi, all,
> >   I'm stuck.  Several months ago I managed to get NetBSD/vax to
> > run on a pair of diskless VS3100's, without too much trouble,
> > but now I am trying to install on a MV2 (with disks).
> > The TK50 is broken, and I don't have the facility to create
> > boot tapes anyway.  It has RX50's and DEQNA network, and I was
> > wondering if anyone had come up with a system for getting a kind
> > of MOP loader onto a RX50 floppy so it could boot from a network?

> A MV2 has the mop loader in rom, so it should just boot from any mop
> server.

Yeah... the netbooting stuff does now work with DEQNA/DELQA ethernet
devices (contrary to the text of the netbooting HOWTO).

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