Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/distrib/i386/cdroms/installcd
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: John Nemeth <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/23/2007 13:49:43
On Mar 11, 9:15am, Stephen Borrill wrote:
} On Fri, 23 Nov 2007, John Nemeth wrote:
} > On Mar 11, 4:28am, Stephen Borrill wrote:
} > }
} > } Module Name: src
} > } Committed By: sborrill
} > } Date: Fri Nov 23 16:21:23 UTC 2007
} > }
} > } Modified Files:
} > } src/distrib/i386/cdroms/installcd: Makefile
} > } Added Files:
} > } src/distrib/i386/cdroms/installcd: boot.cfg.in
} > }
} > } Log Message:
} > } Add boot menu and welcome banner to installation CD allowing the user to
} > } choose between the normal and non-ACPI kernel.
} > Could this be used to select between an i386 and amd64 kernel in
} > order to have one CD be able to install either one?
} Yes, the bootloader is shared. So if we built an x86 CD with both the
} amd64 and i386 sets, you could use the menu to select between the two
} inst kernels and hence the different sets.
Even nicer might be one inst kernel that could install either, but
that would require changes to sysinst.
}-- End of excerpt from Stephen Borrill