Subject: Re: installboot fails
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: matthew sporleder <email@example.com>
Date: 01/23/2006 22:43:42
Also, installboot -e isn't very well documented. I didn't see it
mentioned in any of the man pages from netbsd.org, and pxeboot(8)
doesn't exist in the netbsd.org pages. Maybe they just need to be
On 1/23/06, matthew sporleder <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> nbinstallboot -e -oconsole=3Dcom0 -ospeed=3D9600 -m i386 ./pxeboot_ia32.b=
> nbinstallboot: Invalid magic in stage1 boostrap
> nbinstallboot: Edit bootstrap operation failed
> Firstly, that error code should probably say bootstrap instead of boostra=
> Secondly, why does this fail? I got this pxeboot_ia32.bin from the
> ftp build of base.tgz.
> I am doing this on my mac, but installboot is just modifying a few
> bytes of the file.