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[SLUG] netboot Multia and install of Debian via nfs
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- Subject: [SLUG] netboot Multia and install of Debian via nfs
- From: "Rob B" <rbyrnes@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri Feb 1 18:32:02 2002
I have a bunch of Alpha's and a Multia (oh joy) that I am trying to get
It is diskless (completely) and I think I have set up my server correctly.
The server rund Debian Woody (testing) and has tftpd, dhcp, nfsboot,
nfs-common and nfs-user-server packages.
I have downloaded the tftpboot.img file from the debian-stable archives and
put it into the /tftpboot directory. The Multia boots, downloads the
tftpboot.img file, and then resets itself back to the SRM prompt without
After seeing the instructions at
http://spacepants.org/multia/debinstguide.html it looks to be simple, anyone
offer any info on why it's not turning out that way?
Once I get this happening, I'll work on having the root filesystem mounted
via nfs :)