Subject: Re: Seeing weirdness on netbooted Alphastation 255
To: Matthias Drochner <>
From: the Riz <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 10/09/1997 10:19:28
Matthias Drochner wrote:
> How did you create the device special files?
> Ii looks as they are corrupt.
> I'd boot single user and run MAKEDEV again.
> best regards
> Matthias

err... yeah!  I can't believe I didn't think of this.  (probably because it
was "close" to working...)  I unpacked the tar file with a non-GNU tar...  
Anyway, upon doing a MAKEDEV under netbsd, all seems well.


Jeff Rizzo