Subject: Re: Boot Image for Net BSD
To: manish jain <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 03/26/2001 20:24:32
On Mon, Mar 26, 2001 at 01:25:19AM -0500, manish jain wrote:
> I am new user to NetBSD. I am looking for a bootable image of NetBSD so
> that I can cut a cd.
> In the ftp repository - ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/iso/ -
> the README says that i386cd.iso is the bootable image for I386 .
> I guess that this image does not contain third party sw for NetBSD which
> is present in i386pkg1.iso and i386pkg2.iso . Are the last two images
> bootable too ?
No. You first use i386cd.iso to boot from CD and install system.
Then you reboot from HD, mount CD with i386pkg1 or i386pkg2 and use
pkg_add to add third party sw.
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>