Subject: Re: Re: getting to the floppy on a Multia
To: Doug Eckert <email@example.com>
From: Wilko Bulte <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/15/1997 22:29:26
As Doug Eckert wrote...
> I've been trying to boot from the floppy on my 166MHz Multia with no
> success. I go through all the ARC console menus to "Boot alternate
> OS", and regardless of which one I choose, it tells me I need to
> reboot the machine. So I do. It always comes up to the ARC console.
> What am I doing wrong?
You should use the SRM console for NetBSD. Somewhere in the ARC
console there is a selection for this. Select the SRM console
and power cycle the machine to start it in SRM console mode.
Now try to boot the floppy.
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