Re: nfsroot fails compile in 2.1.7[123]

Martin Mares (
Fri, 19 Dec 1997 14:24:16 +0100


> The nfsroot stuff *still* fails to compile in 2.1.73.
> I thought somebody out there said it was fixed already?
> Not so.
> Also, it would be very good to be able to build a single
> kernel that is suitable for both my diskless machine (nfsroot)
> *and* my server-box (hda1 root).

Yes, it was fixed, but the patch is still waiting for Linus to include
it in 2.1.7X. The fix is already in the CVS tree since start of November.

Have a nice fortnight

Martin `MJ' Mares   <>
Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
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