Re: Newbie Problem with Netatalk

Subject: Re: Newbie Problem with Netatalk
From: Gary Browning (
Date: Mon Apr 17 2000 - 16:07:27 MDT

I am having the same problem using the kernel that is supplied.
Atalkd won't fire up and when I modprobe appletalk and then try
firing up the atalkd daemon, I get the same info about Can't configure
multicast and eth0:disabled.atalk

Did I miss something?


At 03:04 PM 4/17/2000 -0800, you wrote:
> >Dan Burcaw wrote:
> >The original kernel has appletalk support. The module is called appletalk.
> >You can load it with: modprobe appletalk
> >
>After performing "modprobe appletalk" axecuting atalkd gives me new messages:
>eth0: Invalid argument
>Can't configure multicast.
>eth0: disabled atalkd: zero interfaces, exiting.
> >Vanja Bucic wrote:
> >So are you passing the new kernel to the BootX? (copy the new kernel to the
> >Mac side into kernels directory, and choose it in BootX)
> >
>I'm using yaboot. I copied the new kernel to the Mac side and rebooted,
>rusulting in the following:
>not a valid ELF image.
>I guess I screwed up the compiling process, but I don't know where.
> >> Netatalk still doesn't work. I compiled the kernel with AppleTalk
> (DDP) and
> >> I see no change whatsoever. How do I know that I'm actually booting from
> >> the new kernel?
>John Duarte
>Key Lithograph
>2050 NW Vaughn St.
>Portland, OR 97209
>Ph: 503-222-9191
>Fx: 503-248-9974

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