Subject: Re: custom boot disks
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com>
From: Ross Harvey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/20/1999 13:34:07
> From: Simon Burge <email@example.com>
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > I'd like to add some programs to the volume set used to boot
> > netbsd-alpha ..
Hmm, you said "boot", but are you really talking about the install kernel
volume set here?
> > Is there any documentation on this anywhere ? I'd like to make a set of
> > rescue disks with things like - telnet and some other programs as well.
> I don't think it's documented anywhere, but look under /usr/src/distrib/alpha,
> especially /usr/src/distrib/alpha/instkernel/ramdisk/ramdiskbin.conf
> for the programs that get included.
Right, if we are missing a useful utility we should probably just add it
to the standard install kernel.