Subject: Re: Latest MacOS utilities
To: Franklin Chen <>
From: Allen Briggs <>
List: macbsd-general
Date: 06/13/1994 11:59:12
> Where are the latest MacOS mkfs and installer???  The only versions I have
> found in the MacOS directory are extremely old.  I have downloaded most of the
> beta-1 .tgz files, and have Unix partitions created, so all I need now is the
> appropriate mkfs and installer and netbsd kernel (and booter).

Those are the latest versions...  The installer that contains code for
gzip was, last I heard, unstable.  I don't know if anyone's working on
that.  The kernel is contained in the beta-1 misc.tgz file, I believe
(that file needs to be renamed--any suggestions?).

> By the way, has anyone successfully installed MacBSD off floppies, by saving
> the .tgz files (split if necessary) onto floppies first, before running the
> installer which I've been told can handle these?

Not that I've heard of.


Allen Briggs - end killing - ** MacBSD == NetBSD/Mac **
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