[U-Boot-Users] NFS booting problem

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Thu Mar 31 17:50:05 CEST 2005

In message <OF28F58C91.E63A1264-ON48256FD5.0024B11F-48256FD5.0025BC5D at applera.com> you wrote:
> I'm using a FSForth NS9750 developer's kit and I got into some problems 
> booting from NFS. My server ip stated in u-boot is but 
> when linux is looking up RPC 100003/2 and 100005/1, it's trying ip address 
> Failing to find it, it goes into kernel panic.
> Any idea why the server's ip address is changed?? I tried another kit to 

> bootargs=console=ttyS0 root=/dev/nfs nfsroot= 
> ip=

In your bootmessages I can see a "ns_eth" device, but no "eth0".
Is there any "eth0" device on your board?

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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