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    SubjectRe: IP autoconfig doesn't work in 2.3.46
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    Jeff Garzik wrote:
    > Wakko Warner wrote:
    > > Personally, for diskless machines which boots the kernel directly (no lilo,
    > > no syslinux, etc) this is a good thing. (Or atleast I believe so) I've
    > > never used ip autoconfig using arp except once where I had a digiport server
    > > that would do this but not bootp. Anyway, I atleast hope that bootp
    > > autoconfig isn't removed from the kernel for this reason.
    >
    > Anywhere that a kernel image exists, an initrd image can exist.

    Except for very low memory diskless machines.

    sizeof(rs support + initrd support + ramdisk size) > sizeof(kernel_bootp)

    Regards
    Andrzej

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