Subject: Re: Looking to make a Sparc bootable cdrom, any instructions?
To: Brian Buhrow <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/21/1998 10:33:48
On Oct 21, Brian Buhrow wrote
> I was wondering why read-only UFS wouldn't be an option? So long as I
> can lay down the raw image on the cdrom, it seems I should be able to get a
> bootable image, right? What about the slicing for Sun4m versus Sun4c?
NetBSD's bootloader can work with both sun4m and sun4c machines.
So you should be able to use the same partition for both.
The only problem I can see with this is that you have a non-standart
for for your CD, so you can't read it anywhere.
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr