Subject: Re: Moving a disk from pmax to alpha
To: Nino Margetic <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 07/24/2000 10:50:42
Nino Margetic wrote:

> Are the pmax and alpha partitions/disks binary compatible? In other words,
> can I just unplug a disk from a 5000/133 to plug it into a 3000/700 or do
> I have to dump/label/newfs/restore? Both pmax and alpha are running 1.4.2.
> TIA.

When I replaced my home i386 with an alpha, all I needed to do was
re-disklabel the disks when I moved them over.