Re: Problem with RootNFS

Miguel de Icaza (
Mon, 13 May 1996 10:08:36 -0500

> IP Number of computer I run is obtained by BOOTP, from Netware server.
> It is ok. Kernel says that it got IP number and IP of gateway, and...
> it tries to make NFS connection to Netware server instead of that given
> as parameter.
> Is it a bug or feature ?. How can I make kernel to mount root by
> NFS from ?

It was a bug. Some kind soul fixed this recently.

This bug has been creeping out every time somebody adds a new
wonder-feature to nfsroot.