nfs mounting problem

Andre Haupt haupt.andre at
Wed Jan 24 19:10:23 EST 2007

Scott Wood wrote:
> Andre Haupt wrote:
>> Also what seems a bit odd to me is that your dmesg shows no rootpath
>>  IP-Config: Complete:
>>       device=eth1, addr=, mask=, 
>> gw=,
>>      host=cashel, domain=, nis-domain=(none),
>>      bootserver=, rootserver=, rootpath=
>> On my system the complete root path is printed here.
> I don't think I've ever seen the root path printed there (with nfsroot 
> otherwise working), so I don't think that's the problem...  From 
> looking at the code, it seems that the root path received from BOOTP 
> is stored in a different variable than the path from the nfsroot boot 
> option, and it's the former that gets printed there.
Ahh, ok. I am using BOOTP, so this has nothing to do with Manjunaths 
problem. Thanks for clarification.



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