Subject: Re: installing 1.6 from a CD on a two-disk system?
To: Steve Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/19/2002 22:25:02
On Wed, Sep 18, 2002 at 01:01:45PM -0400, Steve Bellovin wrote:
> After upgrading one of my machines to 1.6, I burned a CD, per the
> instructions at http://www.netbsd.org/Documentation/bootcd.html#i386image
> I tried using that CD on a system with two SCSI disks and a SCSI CD-ROM.
> It detected sd0 and sd1, and asked if I wanted to upgrade sd0. I
> agreed, at which point it tried to fsck /dev/rsd1a. I don't know why
> it was doing anything with sd1a... fsck asked if the disk should be
Probably because you have sd1 in your fstab. In upgrade mode, sysinst
will read the existing fstab.
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>