Subject: floppies image does not fit in 2 disks anymore
To: NetBSD amd64 <>
From: Nicolas Joly <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 12/18/2003 12:56:46

It seems that amd64 installation image does not fill in 2 disks
anymore (amd64 -current 20031218 release cross-build from i386 host).

all ===> amd64/floppies/bootfloppy
Copying /local/src/NetBSD/dest/amd64/usr/mdec/boot to boot
Copying /local/src/NetBSD/src/distrib/amd64/floppies/instkernel/obj/netbsd-INSTALL.gz to netbsd
Creating boot1.fs from: boot  netbsd
PAX=/local/src/NetBSD/tool/amd64/bin/nbpax sh /local/src/NetBSD/src/distrib/common/  -i "/local/src/NetBSD/tool/amd64/bin/nbinstallboot  -mamd64 @IMAGE@ /local/src/NetBSD/dest/amd64/usr/mdec/bootxx_ustarfs"   -m 2 -s .fs  boot 2880 boot  netbsd
Running instboot: /local/src/NetBSD/tool/amd64/bin/nbinstallboot -mamd64 floppy.7786.tar /local/src/NetBSD/dest/amd64/usr/mdec/bootxx_ustarfs Image is 14336 bytes (14 KB) too big to fit on 2 disks
*** Failed target:  boot1.fs

Nicolas Joly

Biological Software and Databanks.
Institut Pasteur, Paris.