Subject: Re: Problems with Alpha2
To: Allen Briggs <>
From: Andrew P. Herdman <>
List: macbsd-general
Date: 12/23/1993 19:02:12
On Thu, 23 Dec 1993, Allen Briggs wrote:

> > The next problem i have is that vipw can't read /etc/termcap.  I couldn't 
> It's actually in /usr/share/misc/termcap...  Hope that helps...
> You should be able to create /usr/share/misc and put termcap
> there if you don't what to install all the rest of the stuff that's
> in there.

Thanks this helps me quite a bit.
> > My final problem is when i mount my 11 meg partition on /usr2 the usr2 
> > becomes a copy of /.  The partition doesn't even appear.  Has anyone else 
> > had this problem?  The partition i am using is sd1a, this works with 
> > generic 48 so if anyone who worked on the code since then may know.
> This is a side-effect of your 40MB disk being recognized multiple times.
> Which kernel are you running?  The one I uploaded last night @ 4:05-ish EST?
> It sounds like your 40MB isn't supporting the IDENTIFY message.  I
> thought that this was fixed...
I'm running the brand new version that was on cray-ymp.