Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Martin Weber <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/26/2002 22:44:34
On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 04:35:29PM -0400, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> [...]
> As it is it takes my 486sx25/4MB laptop well over an hour (IIRC -- a
> _very_ long time in any case) with /etc/rc.d et al to get to the point
> where it might try to run a getty on the wscons display [...]

Wow. Mine (486 @ 66, 4 MB RAM, 1.5 ZC) takes about 3-4 minutes. I have the feeling
you should investigate what's really going on there (although I bet that
it's a royal PITA to do so when it currently takes an hour to boot up :-)