Subject: Re: no available disks?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Chris Kantarjiev <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/09/2006 09:55:22
Martijn van Buul wrote:
> It occurred to me that Chris Kantarjiev wrote in gmane.os.netbsd.ports.x86-64:
>>The 3.99.8 system knows the names of the chipsets, but the daily build iso
>>doesn't - even though the chipsets seem to be the same codes.
> That's just a cosmetic thing. These names reside in the kernel, and result
> in large tables. For a normal system this isn't that much of an issue,
> but in case of a installation kernel this space be put to better use.
I follow your logic, but I'm not entirely convinced, since the installation
kernel *does* know and print the name of, say, the IDE controller.
Since the kernel isn't finding the disks, I'm suspicious that this is a