Subject: Re: loadbsd / gobsd errors
To: David Hopper <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John Klos <email@example.com>
Date: 03/26/2003 13:20:18
> Wheezing some life back into my NetBSD 1.5 A3000 (with the hope of playing
> around with amigappc code), I'm having some issues in my upgrade to 1.6.
> Apologies if this has been covered, but a scan of the mailing list turns up
> few posts related to this.
There should be some talk about this on the NetBSD mailing list (just
search for loadbsd and ELF).
> (From AmigaDOS 3.9)
> loadbsd-2.16 -a -n2 netbsd
> loadbsd-2.16: unknown binary: Undefined error
> gobsd MULTIUSER MANYSEG netbsd
> FATAL: Unknown binary
This is because 1.6 is ELF, and loadbsd was written to load a.out kernels.
The latest version that I know about was announced here:
And that loadbsd is available here:
> Is this simply file corruption?
No file corruption - just ELF.
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