[rescue] Getting an OS on an IRIS Indigo?

Micah R L lassloc at hotpop.com
Sat Apr 24 02:09:32 CDT 2004

Hmm, didn't get too far.
This network-install guide:
http://futuretech.mirror.vuurwerk.net/netboot.html says:
The system disk now has a clean file system, ready for installation.
Enter '1' to begin the process. The remote installation tools directory
specified earlier should be offered as a default; press Enter to select
it - in my case, this was Some
information about 6.5 will be shown and then a question about a 6.5
install script; enter '2' to ignore the script. The rest of the data
will be read and then the Inst prompt will appear again.

The problem is that when I select my server (which in my case was, I get:
ERROR: Can't set up network connection to host Permission

This page:

says that this error means that the given user down't have access
priveledges to the directory I need, which isn't true. I verified that
it works by su'ing to that user (guest), and cd'ing to that directory.
Googling didn't come up with anything for that error. Has anyone else
experienced this?

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