Subject: Re: Recovering from /usr loss
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/05/1999 13:21:09
On Mon, Apr 05, 1999 at 01:12:43AM -0400, Curt Sampson wrote:
> On Sun, 4 Apr 1999, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:
> > or: break into a single user shell from an installation disk. Should have 
> > tar, gunzip and ftp.
> Uh, what installation disk? :-) Like many sparc systems, mine has
> neither floppy nor CD-ROM.

Not even a floppy _port_ where you could temporarily plug in a drive?

btw, for sparcs, netbooting should be equivalent to an installation
disks, right?

[Yes, thats hardware hacking... I need to do worse just to check a few things
for the upcoming release.]