Subject: Re: Installfest report (alpha/pmax/hp300)
To: Michael L. Hitch <>
From: John Hawkinson <jhawk@MIT.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 09/30/2000 16:34:24
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|   Ah, I think I see what happened.  When the pmax install process
| switched to a gzipped kernel containing a memory disk, the labeling
| of the disk image changed, and no longer matches what the kernel
| is looking for to detect the intall miniroot image.> 

Eek. That seems so...kludgey. I suppose this code is necessarily md.
Where is this handled?