Subject: Re: NetBSD file system and Solaris2.5
To: Dan McMahill <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/14/1997 14:14:05
It depends on what NetBSD platform you are using - I have a friend
who takes zip disks between his NetBSD/sparc and Solaris boxes at
work. NetBSD/sparc write a sun compatible disk label, which makes
Otherwise, easier option might just be to use it as a tape - and
tar the files to the raw device :)
"Its the coat. Chicks dig the coat."
"No, its the tails. _Everyone_ digs the tails..."
On Sun, 14 Dec 1997, Dan McMahill wrote:
> Has anyone tried to mount a NetBSD drive on a Solaris machine?
> Is it possible?
> I am wanting to be able to mount the NetBSD 4.2BSD file system
> on a zip drive on a sparc station running Solaris. The idea
> is the sparc is at work and has a fast network connection so
> I can download stuff quickly and then take it home to my NetBSD
> machine which only has a slow modem connection.
> Any suggestions are appreciated.