Subject: re:Need Help for NetBSD-1.1 Install !
To: Bjoern Labitzke <>
From: Michael L. Hitch <>
List: amiga
Date: 11/30/1995 22:40:28
On Dec  1,  4:55am, Bjoern Labitzke wrote:
> Ok, I am not doing this but I get a message that I saw in the first error 
> report of this topic, too: read only filesystem. In my case (I am 
> starting from scratch) I followed the installation documentation up to 
> the point after formatting the root und usr. Now I have to unpack the 
> sets after mounting the ados-Device. And there is the problem:
> # mkdir /mnt/ados      ; No problem with it
> # mount_ados /dev/sd0e /mnt/ados
> mount_ados: mount: read-only filesystem
> When I entered only mount, I got the list of the three drives mounted. 
> And the information behind / said: (local, read only)
> What am I doing wrong? Did I miss an important remark in the near past 
> about this problem?

  This is due to a mistake in the installation instructions that was not
found before the release.

  Since the ados filesystem is a read-only filesystem, you have to mount
it read-only:
	mount_ados -o ro /dev/sd0e /mnt/ados