Subject: Re: installboot fails
To: matthew sporleder <email@example.com>
From: matthew sporleder <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/02/2006 14:56:28
Installboot just worked! (yay)
I haven't actually tried the boot yet, but the program changed the
file, and hexdump|head showed some slight differences, so I'm very
hopeful. I'll reply to this email when I try actually booting.
On 1/30/06, matthew sporleder <email@example.com> wrote:
> I'll give it a try.
> I was trying to grok the coded as well, so maybe I'll try to figure
> out what changed. :)
> On 1/30/06, David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Sun, Jan 29, 2006 at 09:07:43PM -0500, matthew sporleder wrote:
> > > I did this build today from a checkout yesterday:
> > > Matthews-Apple:~/Documents/netbsd msporleder$ ./nbinstallboot -e -o
> > > console=3Dcom0 -o speed=3D9600 -m i386 ./pxeboot_ia32.bin
> > > nbinstallboot: Invalid magic in stage1 boostrap
> > > nbinstallboot: Edit bootstrap operation failed
> > >
> > > --
> > > Still says boostrap. ;)
> > Fixed - there were two of them!
> > I think I've also fixed the detection of the magic number on big-endian
> > hosts.
> > David
> > --
> > David Laight: email@example.com