Re: NFS-Root on AIX

Alan Cox (
Mon, 1 Jan 2001 18:33:25 +0000 (GMT)

> > NFS doesnt handle this elegantly for NFSv2 - are you using v2 or v3 ?
> That's the question! What does the RedHat 7 support? ;-)

2.2.16-* will be NFSv2

This means the dev_t is passed uninterpreted between server and client. You may
find you need to NFS mount the directory on a Linux box, mknod the device
files over NFS and then let the diskless client use them

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