Installation problems with NFS mount on sun Fire X2100 with suspicious kernel behavior

Michael Goetze mgoetze at
Fri Nov 20 16:00:55 CET 2009

Lukáš Oliva wrote:
>   Hello Michael,
> yes, you are right that IP address is not transferred from PXE boot to
> kernel. Nevertheless I think that ip=dhcp should make the kernel to
> try dhcp on all addresses, not only on eth0.

This is not a function of the kernel, but rather of the initrd.
Unfortunately the standard Lenny initrd only tries eth0.

(the other) Michael

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