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    SubjectRe: PATCH: boot-time DHCP
    On Sat, Dec 11, 1999 at 06:15:16PM +0100, Ulrich Drepper wrote:
    > Andi Kleen <ak@muc.de> writes:
    >
    > > Doing it by a small user mode program in a initrd is much more sane.
    > > Near all modern distributions rely on initrd now anyways.
    >
    > This is not where this is really interesting. Remote booting is
    > interesting for embedded systems where you have no harddisk and
    > perhaps not even a floppy disk.

    You need to load the kernel from somewhere. If you can load the kernel
    you can load a initrd too.

    -Andi

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