Subject: Re: /kernfs and installboot
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <email@example.com>
Date: 08/04/2001 04:42:50
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I was actually referring to the differences between the suffixes for the
> disk devices on both platforms, viz. `a' for NetBSD/i386 and `c' for
It is just a hack. We cannot open a character device to write
when the same block device partition is mounted if securelevel > 0.
On i386, it does not cause any problem to installboot
because "options INSECURE" is default.