DEC Multia


  • Architecture: alpha
  • CPU: Alpha EV4 166 Mhz
  • RAM: 64 MB (4xSIMM 72 Pin)
  • MMU: yes
  • Bootloader: SRM
  • Boot: Network, Disk
  • Serial console with 9600 Baud

Network boot uses either MOP protocol or DHCP.

For MOP protocol you need a mopd on your bootserver running. Start daemon listening to eth0: mopd -4 eth0

Network boot command SRM console:

boot ewa0

For DHCP use following in SRM console:

boot ewa0 -protocols bootp -fl “root=/dev/nfs ip=dhcp”

OpenADK includes a working sample for NFS root.

Mangan front Mangan back Mangan open