Subject: Re: NetBSD 1.5.2 CD install over multiple disks
To: Clint \(cpctc\) <>
From: Aaron J. Grier <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/12/2001 11:52:26
On Wed, Dec 12, 2001 at 02:11:15PM -0500, Clint (cpctc) wrote:

> I once had a problem (i386, NetBSD 1.5.1) where the disk had not been
> 'fdisk''ed.   It worked in BSD, but the bios wouldn't try to boot,
> even though boot blocks were installed.
> fdisk fixed it... I'm not sure if it should be before or after
> disklabel in your sequence...

it depends on what platform you're installing.  for i386, yes.  for
pmax/sparc/vax/alpha/etc no.  :)

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