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Old 01-11-2012, 01:11 PM   #1
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NFS as root fileystem


Hi,
I was interested in configuring NFS as root filesystem through kernel command line. I am not able to understand the difference between "nfsroot=" and "root=/dev/nfs"

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Old 01-11-2012, 06:53 PM   #2
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The kernel needs to know two things:
1. "root=/dev/nfs" Use an NFS filesystem type as the root filesystem.
2. "nfsroot= " The NFS filesystem to use as '/' is.... your.file.server:/path/to/nfs/root/share

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