[Soekris] can't boot cf with debian on it nor over DHCP

Trevor Warren postmaster at medialabasia.mine.nu
Sun Feb 23 07:58:11 UTC 2003


Thanks mike...;)
 
 I will try the same out. Will again chroot into the dir and run lilo
with -b /dev/hda and let you'll know what i come up with.

 Have a nice day.

Trevor


On Sun, 2003-02-23 at 07:12, Mike Machado wrote:
> Why are you doing -b /dev/hde? Try it with -b /dev/hda, assuming you
> have not changed your soekris bios in regards to if the CF slot is
> primary or secondary IDE.
> 
> On Sat, 2003-02-22 at 08:26, Trevor Warren wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > 
> >  Just need a little input from you all. At the lab we have two of the
> > Soekris Net4521 boxes. I have 512 MB of CF on which i have dumped the
> > Debian rootfs tarball.
> > 
> >  Also i mounted the cf on /mnt/flash on me laptop and chrooted into the
> > dir and ran "lilo -v -b /dev/hde".
> > 
> >  But on inserting the flash into the Soekris box the box just doesn't
> > boot. I get an error like....L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 00 0" and it just halts.
> > 
> >  Besides when i booted the machine over the network with a DHCP server
> > dishing out addresses it just doesn't seem to find the DHCP server while
> > all the other machines on my n/w get the config.
> > 
> >  Any pointers from you are highly appreciated.
> > 
> > Trevor
> > 
> > 
> > 
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