Subject: Re: Problem with sysinst (NetBSD-1.4.2)
To: Rakhesh Sasidharan <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/08/2000 17:23:15
That seems odd - I'm sure I have friends who have installed on
large disks with 1.4.X. Can you try with a 1.5_ALPHA2 disk
just in case.
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On Thu, 7 Sep 2000, Rakhesh Sasidharan wrote:
> I just realized, sysinst of NetBSD-1.4.2 can't handle large disks.
> I have a 17 gig hard-disk, and I was trying to install NetBSD in the last
> 10 gigs. sysinst wouldn't let me do it. It would let me specify the
> sizes and offsets, but would just display nothing after I say OK. I had
> to then use fdisk and manually allocate the partition.
> It's probably a know problem, but I'm saying just in case ... How come
> nothing has been done so far abt it ?