[lfs-support] NFS root...

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Aug 15 14:21:55 PDT 2012


Michael Robinson wrote:
> I plan on running my LFS system NFS root.  Are there special boot time
> scripts that are meant for NFS root?  I'm building LFS for booting via
> PXE, so I plan on skipping installation of grub.  The purpose of this
> Linux system is to facilitate bare metal recovery.  Has anyone gotten
> Mondo Backup to work with LFS?  Are there better options?

Have you done a standard LFS build?  If not, I recommend that you do so.

I believe what you want to do requires a initrd.  There are some 
instructions in BLFS, but what you want to do goes beyond that.

Good luck.

   -- Bruce






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