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SubjectRe: 2.4.17-rc1 wont do nfs root on Javastation
At 1:06 PM -0600 12/18/01, Ian Chilton wrote:
>Now when it boots, it says "Kernel command line: root=nfs" but still,
>the kernel does not try and do the IP-Config/bootp stuff so it fails
>saying it can't find the NFS server which is obvious as it doesn't have
>an ip etc...

IP Autoconfig won't be enabled unless you pass ip=auto in the commandline,
or twiddle with the source to make it default to on.

I really think it should be a compile-time option to have it default to on,
but I never figured out who maintains it.

Cheers - Tony 'Nicoya' Mantler :)

Tony "Nicoya" Mantler - Renaissance Nerd Extraordinaire -
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada --

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