Subject: Re: Question
To: Gareth J. Greenaway <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: port-dreamcast
Date: 05/05/2001 15:55:34
On Fri, 4 May 2001, Gareth J. Greenaway wrote:
> Question I had in regards to booting NetBSD on a dreamcast, if I boot
> the dreamcast from one CD and then I wanna use another CD as the root
> (just for show and tell) does that CD have to be burned in the same
> manner as the boot CD or can it be a standard iso9660 CD?

I'd assume "standard" iso9660 should be ok, as the CD is read by the
"normal" ISO-filesystem code from NetBSD, not the dreamcast firmware.

I also think it'd be cool to have a bootloader that can read a kernel from
CD. ;-)

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>