Subject: Re: Problems with 1.0 kernel
To: Joern Clausen <joern@TechFak.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
From: Markus Illenseer <markus@TechFak.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
List: amiga
Date: 12/06/1994 12:02:28
On Dec 5,  4:51pm, Joern Clausen wrote:
> This is indeed a problem!!! When I use loadbsd, my A3000 is recognized as
> A500/2000. I have to start NetBSD with loadbsd -c 3000, otherwise I get
> the message "No root device". This has happend to several people now, and
> it is very likely, that the detection of the wrong machine causes heavy
> problems.

 Hm, i never had such problems with my A3000. You have KS3.1 on ROM?
I believe that if you have KS3.1 on ROM it is very likely that your 
machine is recognized as A1200 or A4000 even.

> As some discussion about loadbsd needing OS2.0 for various reasons is going
> on, how about rewriting it, and, as a side effect, getting rid of
> ixemul.library? I hate to have this library ready, just to start NetBSD.

 Have you looked at the source of loadbsd yet? Not an easy task...

Markus Illenseer