Subject: Re: boot -c hangs and seeking live CD
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Zafer Aydogan <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/21/2007 09:36:20
2007/11/20, Jeremy C. Reed <>:
> My main system died. It was running NetBSD/i386 HEAD from around
> September.
> I tried booting the 2.5 disk on an amd64 system and the keyboard didn't
> work. (Known problem with open PRs.) So I tried to boot with "boot -c" so
> I could "disable ohci" which has been my fix in the past.
> But "boot -c" just hung.
> Anyone seen that?
> Sorry for vague details as I didn't write it down and now the system is
> running with different disk.
> My next test will be to boot with a live CD while I have my 2.5 hard disk
> in the system so I can mount and transfer my data to another system on my
> network.
> Any recent live CDs available? (I don't want to create one now and the one
> I found was over a year old.)

Yes, is running current.