Subject: Re: install/8131: vnconfig vs. cross-distribution building problem
To: Chris G. Demetriou <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 09/12/1999 22:55:02
On Mon, Aug 02, 1999 at 08:13:45PM -0700, Chris G. Demetriou wrote:
> writes:
> > 	Fix: Either
> > 	* add a disktab argument to vnconfig, which would be set by
> > 	the relevant Makefiles to ${DESTDIR}/etc/disktab, 
> > 
> > 	or
> > 	* use command-line geometry specifications in the relevant Makefiles.
> the former is probably The Right Way, since disklabel can take a
> disktab file argument, as well...

What about doing both, independently? I certainly would prefer to see 
the geometry information used for creating installation miniroots in one
or two places in one file, instead of three places in two or three files.