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How to boot installed system from a usb disk? (Warning: newbie)
Hello and first post here.
Coming from the Linux world (Slackware lately) I find the Netbsd
documentation a bit terse. I have researched this topic on both the
Netbsd online guide and the install.html file but I couldn't find an
My goal is to install the 64bit port from a usb image onto a local
partition of my drive (currently Win 7 Home) but I don't want to
install the bootloader yet. I want to be able to boot from a usb disk
(either the installation one or a different one). My questions are:
1) At the stage "Installing the boot selector":
should I select "no"?
2) If so, how would I then boot the installed system? Should I drop to
command line prompt and type some commands?
3) How would one normally create a USB boot rescue disk on Netbsd?
4) When I change my mind and install the bootselector on the hard
drive, how would I make sure it wouldn't overwrite the Windows boot
Many thanks in advance.
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