Subject: Re: Booting from Disk
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/05/2000 05:18:24
On Fri, 4 Aug 2000, Jonathan Nalley wrote:
> That sounds like it might have been the problem. I had created the ext2fs
> partion on a 2.2.x linux box.
> I got it to work by copying the partition from the original disk to the new
> disk using Drive Image Pro from PowerQuest. I then resized the partion with
> Partition Magic (down to
> 15Mb), put the netbsd kernel in /boot/vmlinux.gz and that did it.
FYI, I've just committed a e2fsprogs package to pkgsrc/sysutils - maybe
it's of any help for you.
NetBSD - because Unix isn't just #include <linux.h>, i386, ILP32, ELF, ...!