Subject: re:Need Help for NetBSD-1.1 Install !
To: Bjoern Labitzke <email@example.com>
From: Michael L. Hitch <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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
mount_ados -o ro /dev/sd0e /mnt/ados