Subject: Re: netbsd-4 doesn't boot on Qube2
To: Andy Ruhl <email@example.com>
From: James Hartley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/25/2007 17:30:23
On 8/25/07, Andy Ruhl <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> NetBSD/cobalt 3.0_BETA Bootloader, Revision 0.1 [@0x80f00000]
> >> (root@foghorn, Mon Sep 19 12:47:05 MST 2005)
> >> Memory: 163840 k
> >> PROM boot string: root=/dev/hda1 ro
> Boot [wd0a:netbsd]:
> Loading: wd0a:netbsd
> 3443696+186084 [186848+181872]=0x3d0718
> Starting at 0x80001000
> As a side note, I've been using that 3.0_BETA labeled bootloader for a
> very long time now, I have no idea if it's part of the problem?
Yes. NetBSD 4.0 uses a different version of gcc than before, & Izumi
fussed with coming up with the correct shim back in July. Once his
pull-up was checked-in, I would boot through the restore CD.
> If it is, which one should I use?
Extract ./usr/mdec/boot from the base.tgz file set & compress it via gzip.