Subject: Re: dreamcast without GD-ROM drive
To: <>
From: M. R. Brown <>
List: port-dreamcast
Date: 08/01/2001 11:13:03
* <> on Wed, Aug 01, 2001:

> I have a dreamcast without a working cd-rom drive. is it possible to
> boot netbsd or linux over the network (BBA or DIY adapter) or could
> games be loaded over ethernet?

Sorry, no one has ever found a way to boot from anything except the GD-ROM.
The only way I could see you doing this is by replacing the DC's builtin

You can pick up spare GD-ROM units to replace your broken one.  I believe
Lik Sang sell's them, as does a few other online shops.

M. R.