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Re: install/43954: 5.1 RC4 Installation CD doesn't work on IBM R31 - exec /sbin/init: error 2
The following reply was made to PR port-i386/43954; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Matto Fransen <matto%matto.nl@localhost>
Subject: Re: install/43954: 5.1 RC4 Installation CD doesn't work on IBM R31
- exec /sbin/init: error 2
Date: Mon, 11 Oct 2010 10:27:15 +0200
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On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 02:40:03AM +0000, David Holland wrote:
> The following reply was made to PR port-i386/43954; it has been noted by =
> From: David Holland <dholland-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost>
> To: gnats-bugs%NetBSD.org@localhost
> Subject: Re: install/43954: 5.1 RC4 Installation CD doesn't work on IBM R=
> - exec /sbin/init: error 2
> Date: Mon, 11 Oct 2010 02:35:40 +0000
> On Sun, Oct 10, 2010 at 08:05:03AM +0000, matto fransen wrote:
> > Option 1 will be chosen in 0 seconds
> > booting cd0a:netbsd
> > 10089048+518916+618576 [521152+508996]=3D3D0xbb283c
> > WARNING: couldn't open /stand/i386/5.1/modules/something
> > Loading something WARNING: couldn't open /stand/i386/5.1/modules/som=
> > =20
> > where "something" is a bunch of garbled characters
> Ah, it's from the bootloader.
> Hrm. Does the same CD work in other machines? One possibility is that
> it's corrupted somehow, although that admittedly seems unlikely if you
> see the same behavior from 5.1RC4 and 5.0.2.
I just tried the CD on a Toshiba Satelitte A200-237, there it works fine.
> The message should certainly not be garble.
> Does the file /boot.cfg on the CD contain garble? I think you can
> print (text) files from the bootloader but I don't remember how...
I mounted it on the IBM R31 (running NetBSD 4) with mount /dev/cd0d=20
and /boot.cfg is flawless. So that seems not to be the problem.
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