Subject: Re: /usr/mdec/*.rom
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Michael Kukat <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/26/2003 22:12:10
Hi !

On Sun, 26 Jan 2003, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> does anyone actually use it (3c509 version)?
> i would like to be sure before actually writing EPROM

Oh, there is something, nice to know :)

I did some netboot stuff using etherboot to boot some kind of terminals and
mp3-players running NetBSD from a NetBSD box. You have to compile the grub
stuff in Linux, but then you can boot NetBSD without any troubles. ROMs are
made with

So in case the delivered images don't work, you can fall back to this.
But if you try the ROM images in /usr/mdec, i also would be interested in
results (or if anyone else tries/tried it).


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