Subject: Re: Sysinst confusion and recommendations.
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Markus Illenseer <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/13/1998 20:36:11
> 	* Section 8.6 Installation from a local Directory
> 	     This hung me up, because it wasn't intuitively obvious that I was
>              suppost to put in /mnt/????? as part of the directory name. If
>              Sysinst is going to mount the upgrader's file system to /mnt,
>              shouldn't it at least tell him that? It would be nicer if it just
>              Pre-pended /mnt to the Directory Name supplied.

 I have experienced this issue myself. The Amiga installation tool
features sort of browser through your filesystems - I'd like to see
that implemented into sysinst.

>              No Multi-user mode - No Login. I got stuck here because I
>              couldn't figure out how to edit rc.conf. None of my editors
>              worked. I'm going to re-boot to 1.2.1 and clean-up the 1.3.2
>              install.

 Guess why I am still using vi - after 14 years of evil experiences... :-)

Markus Illenseer