Subject: Re: SWAP Space and Printers
To: Kevin Wilson 315-456-1404 <>
From: Allen Briggs <>
List: macbsd-general
Date: 03/28/1994 22:17:53
> When the system is
> doing it's mounts and tries to explicitly mount the swap partition it
> usally says '/dev/sd0[b-h] device not configured'.  I have even run
> MKFS on the swap (which I didn't think BSD required [atleast not SUN's
> flavor]).

You're right, it's not necessary.  Can you boot into single-user mode and
send me the output of /sbin/disklabel?

> Second, I'm tring to get an FX80 w/ orange micro serial to parallel converter
> running as my printer.  Where are the definitions of the flag bits used
> by /etc/printcap?

Check the man pages, if you have them installed.  I haven't looked at
doing this...  I attempted to get my IW working, but didn't get too far
before being distracted.


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