Troubles with doing a network install of IRIX

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Toxiccameron
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Re: Troubles with doing a network install of IRIX

Post by Toxiccameron » Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:40 am

dexter1 wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 6:11 pm
It's the ip address of the machine you're running the docker on. The docker instance has the same ip address as the host, because you're running it with '--network host'

I didn't want to complicate matters by separating ip ranges between the docker and the server if it is not really necessary.
The SGI machine should be on the same subnet as the PC: I chose 192.168.0.1 for the PC running the docker and 192.168.0.2 for the SGI machine, but you can use any ip range and network, also 10.x.x.x
So just to check is this an ok server boot command?

sudo docker run --sysctl net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range="2048 32767" --sysctl net.ipv4.ip_no_pmtu_disc=1 --network host --add-host iris:10.0.0.59 --volume /home/cameron/dist:/DIST:ro --volume $HOME/bootptab:/etc/bootptab -P -it dexter1/irix-install

My octane cant connect to the server as of right now for whatever reason.

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Re: Troubles with doing a network install of IRIX

Post by dexter1 » Tue Jul 17, 2018 8:44 am

That should get your docker server running, but what is your bootptab? And what ip address is your server connected to the network?
Check also the netaddr env of the octane prom

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