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Hi! i'm using archlinux, but i followed the gentoo guide for setting up a diskless client. When i boot the client i get the following error Code: Root-NFS: Server returned ...
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    diskless client problem


    Hi! i'm using archlinux, but i followed the gentoo guide for setting up a diskless client. When i boot the client i get the following error

    Code:
    Root-NFS: Server returned error -93 while mounting /netboot/diskless1
    VFS: Unable to mount root fs via NFS, trying floppy.
    Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(2,0)
    I haven't been able to find the error number on google. So i'm not exactly sure what it means. Someone told me something about a protocol not being supported. here is my dhcpd.conf

    Code:
    # DHCP configuration file for DHCP ISC 3.0
     
    ddns-update-style none;
     
    subnet 192.168.0.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 {
     
      pool {
        max-lease-time 86400;
        default-lease-time 86400;
        deny unknown clients;
        range 192.168.0.6 192.168.0.7;
    }
    
      group {
            next-server 192.168.0.5;
            filename "/pxelinux.0";
            option domain-name-servers 192.168.0.1;
            option routers 192.168.0.1;
    
      host diskless1.genesis.blogdns.net {
           hardware ethernet                00:11:09:ba:0d:90;
           fixed-address                    192.168.0.6;
           option host-name                 "diskless1.genesis.blogdns.net";
           option root-path                 "/netboot/diskless1";
                    }
            }
    }
    and the file in pxelinux.cfg

    Code:
    DEFAULT bzImage
    APPEND ip=dhcp root=/dev/nfs nfsroot=192.168.0.5:/netboot/diskless1
    and finally here is how i started atftpd

    Code:
    atftpd --daemon --logfile /var/log/atftpd.log --user nobody.nobody /netboot
    if more information is needed i can provide it.

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    netbrain

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