Subject: Re: bad luck updating to -current
To: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
From: Brad Salai <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/20/1997 09:22:18
It turns out that my problems were caused by the relabeling of disks in
GENERIE_SCSI3 compared with GENERIC in 1.2.1 I wonder if this has bitten
Anyway, once I figured out what was going on, everything is fine.
Thanks for the help.
>boot disk netbsd.121
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>On Fri, 17 Oct 1997, Brad Salai wrote:
>> Date: Fri, 17 Oct 1997 18:11:16 -0400 (EDT)
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>> To: port-sparc@NetBSD.ORG
>> From: Brad Salai <email@example.com>
>> Subject: bad luck updating to -current
>> I retrieved all the tarballs to update to -current, and installed all of
>> them without any trouble, but when I tried to boot, I get a number of
>> errors including bad system call, or something like that (the machine is at
>> I'd like to try to boot with the old kernel which is called /netbsd.121
>> Does anyone know what the propper command is in the sun monitor?
>> Stephen B. Salai Phone (716) 325-5553
>> Cumpston & Shaw Fax (716) 262-3906
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Stephen B. Salai Phone (716) 325-5553
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Two State Street email email@example.com
Rochester, NY 14614