Subject: RE: Quick silly Multia question....
To: 'Berndt Josef Wulf' <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Woyciesjes <DAW@yalepress3.unipress.yale.edu>
Date: 12/11/2000 11:46:55
Thanks for the pointer. The order is :
1 - disklaebl to partition it...
2 - newfs to format it...
3 - /etc/fstab to mount it...
Sounds like it's the same for 1.4.x and 1.5... Cool. Thanks much...
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-> Subject: Re: Quick silly Multia question....
-> David Woyciesjes wrote
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-> > I looked through the archive for this answer, but I didn't
-> find it...
-> > Here's the Q---
-> > Once I load NetBSD 1.4.3 on the SCSI drive hooked up to
-> my Multia,
-> > will it automagically mount the IDE drive? Or do I have to
-> put the mount
-> > command in rc.local? And is this the same or different
-> under 1.5? I'll also
-> > have to look through the man pages, to find out how to
-> reformat the IDE
-> > drive for NetBSD, too. Or can someone point me to an
-> easier how-to?
-> > What I want to end up with is the Multia booting from
-> the SCSI, then
-> > mount the IDE drive, then start the http/ftp services, with thier
-> > directories residing on the IDE drive. Yes, one Multia for
-> http service, and
-> > the other for ftp server.
-> before you can mount and use a new drive you have to partition the
-> drive in question using a utility such as disklabel, construct a new
-> filesystem using newfs and edit the /etc/fstab file in order to mount
-> the new partitions on next boot.
-> For more info see the the relevant man-pages and the installation
-> description for netbsd-alpha found on
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