Subject: Re: Curious problem while installing NetBSD 1.4 BETA on i386
To: Peter Simons <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/28/1999 11:00:37
Peter Simons <> writes:
> Unfortunately I failed somewhere where I didn't expect it: The boot
> disks don't work! I wrote both boot disks (several times), inserted
> the first. NetBSD prints the usual numeric gibberish on the screen,
> then tells me to insert disk 2.

Are you absolutely sure the second disk is clean and has no bad