Subject: Re: new 1.6_STABLE snapshot
To: Pavel Cahyna <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 11/26/2002 10:48:10
On Tue, Nov 26, 2002 at 08:42:15AM +0100, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I've build a 1.6_STABLE snapshot, from yesterday sources.
> >
> > 
> > It has been cross-built from a sparc64 host. I just booted the install
> > kernel to check that the toolchain wasn't completely braindead, but
> > I didn't do any more tests.
> Thank you very much! I've installed it yesterday on an AlphaPC 164LX.
> I have a problem with init: it is always called with  an argument -s,
> causing it to drop in the root shell immediately after boot. I boot
> simply by typing boot dka200 , and in the SRM console the variables
> booted_flags etc. are not set. Does please anybody know where the -s
> flag is coming from?
You need to set the boot flags to 'a'

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. 
     NetBSD: 23 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference