Subject: Re: serial console
To: Co Thai Ngo <email@example.com>
From: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/21/2005 19:52:11
On Fri, Jan 21, 2005 at 11:51:44AM -0700, Co Thai Ngo wrote:
> I would like to install NetBSD 2.0 by using a serial console with boot-com. But I don't
> know if there is any way so that I could change the baud rate when booting the
> computer with boot-com without rebuilding the sources. I have to use the dafault baud
> rate 9600 while my computer can run with the baud rate 115200. Any suggestion and
> comment is appreciated.
For NetBSD 2.0, you should just use the normal bootxx_ffsv1 (or equivalent
for the root filesystem type). You can set the baudrate using the
-o speed=<baud rate> option to installboot (use -o console=com0 to select
a serial console).
David Laight: email@example.com