Subject: Re: memtestplus errors (was: LFS and big files)
To: None <pkgsrc-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/06/2007 12:27:22
On Sat, 6 Jan 2007 17:28:25 +0100
Bernd Ernesti <email@example.com> wrote:
> Please only send it to pkgsrc-users@NetBSD.org. Thank you.
> On Sat, Jan 06, 2007 at 10:46:43AM -0500, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> > On Sat, 6 Jan 2007 16:36:40 +0100
> > Bernd Ernesti <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > [note the reply-to pkgsrc-users@NetBSD.org]
> > >
> > > On Fri, Jan 05, 2007 at 11:58:30PM -0500, Steven M. Bellovin
> > > wrote: [..]
> > Thanks for the report -- I'll check out the latter problem. It did
> > install properly for me just a few days ago, on a new machine. (I
> > was unaware of cdrtools-ossdvd; I'll make that change, too.)
> > What options did you have set?
> As I wrote above:
> PKG_OPTIONS.memtestplus = memtesplus-iso
I wasn't certain if there were interactions with the serial console
option, which is what I had used.
> It looks like patch-aa needs to be changed from
> memtest.iso: memtest.bin
> memtest.iso: memtest.bin memtest
Yes, I now have that fix in my copy.
It looks like the .iso option was broken when someone else added the
NetBSD-bootable support. I'll commit as soon as I've tested the
cdrtools-ossdvd change and incorporate the amd-64 change.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb