Subject: how to have generic root and non-generic swap?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Gordon W. Ross <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/08/1995 23:11:56
> Date: Sat, 8 Jul 1995 17:35:28 -0700
> From: "John F. Woods" <email@example.com>
> I have a spare root partition on SCSI ID 1, which I wanted to use to test out
> the latest-and-greatest sources before committing to wiping out my root [...]
If the second disk is just for temporary testing, I would just use:
boot sd()netbsd -as
and override each of root, swap, dump as you please.