diskless boot, nfs server behind router
rmacklem at uoguelph.ca
Sat Jun 26 14:07:59 UTC 2010
On Sat, 26 Jun 2010, alexs at ulgsm.ru wrote:
> dhcp seems ok.
> It is from diskless host in same subnet where tftp and nfs server.
Ok, this is when the server is on the same subnet and works ok. Am I
> If i use server from over subnet, pxe cant load pxeboot, and kernel can`t
> mount boot.nfsroot.path="/exp/fbsd71".
I thought you had said that you had gotten pxeboot to work across to
the other subnet and that it was the mount of "/" that then failed?
(It is that case where "boot.netif.gateway" needs to be checked to see
that it has the gateway for the client's subnet.)
> About pxe google found http://www.appdeploy.com/faq/detail.asp?id=10
> As i understand router must make ip helper.
> I seen it in cisco routers, not freebsd.
If you haven't been able to get pxeboot to work when the server is on
a different subnet, I'm afraid I can't help with that.
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