Subject: Re: mdsetimage vs rdsetroot
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy Cooper <email@example.com>
Date: 06/13/1997 00:22:52
On Thu, 12 Jun 1997, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> > > The sun3 port has distrib/sun3/common/rdsetroot.c, while the main
> > > tree has usr.sbin/mdsetimage.
> > They are functionally equivalent. The former just hasn't been renamed.
> ...for some definition thereof... rdsetroot should be deprecated.
> mdsetimage includes support for more executable formats.
I should have been more detailed in my answer. ``rdsetroot.c'' is a
utility for setting the RAM Disk image in a sun3 RAMDISK kernel. It is
not used to configure a /dev/mdXX device.