Subject: Re: i386 bootselector changes
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 10/25/2003 13:40:32
[ On Friday, October 24, 2003 at 17:40:48 (-0700), Andrew Gillham wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: i386 bootselector changes
> So basically if you hit '1' it sets that partition active so that a reboot
> will get you back into partition '1' unless you are on the console and
> select something else.
I'm not so sure you ever want the active partition change to be automatic.
Maybe it could set the active partition if you press "+" then "1", or
some such combination.....
But then again I'm one of those people who would be loathe to ever use a
boot selector, and I'm not much of a fan of anything with a BIOS either! ;-)
Greg A. Woods
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