Subject: Re: Booting 1.5 on vax 4000-300
To: badl <>
From: Michael Kukat <>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/07/2000 22:55:32
Hi !

On Thu, 7 Sep 2000, badl wrote:
> I have a vax 4000-300.  I have got mopd and bootpd
> successfully loading the 1.5 kernel (the one with 
> the ramdisk).  However, I CANNOT successfully get a
> kernel to automatically mount the filesystems using
> either bootp or bootparams.  The problem is not with
> NFS because once the ramdisk kernel is up/running,
> I can manually mount the filesystems just fine.
> I am also using the recommended versions of mopd,
> bootparamd, and bootp according to the vax netboot howto.
> Any tips?  Im going to try again tonight:)  Cant help with
> the port if my machine isnt running..right? hehe

I just assume, you set "RC_CONFIGURED" in /etc/rc.conf. Are there some error
messages when booting up? Mine works very fine here.


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