Ultra 1: upgrade OpenBoot?
torfinn.ingolfsen at broadpark.no
Sun Oct 31 17:26:40 PST 2004
On Sun, 31 Oct 2004 15:01:57 +0100
Philip Paeps <philip at freebsd.org> wrote:
> It's fairly simple. You'll need to set up rarp and tftp on some other
> machine on the network. Just add something like '172.16.2.123 sunbox'
> to your hosts file, and map the mac address of the box to that ip
> address in /etc/ethers.
> Stick the firmware file into /tftpboot, and call it 'ip-in-hex'. Just
> run rarpd and inetd (uncomment tftpd) and 'boot net' the Ultra. Done
You were right, and this worked. :-) Thanks!
I have written a short article about how to do it here:
In case anyone needs this info in the future.
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