Subject: Re: buildfloppies.sh: Image is 3387 bytes (3 KB) too big to fit on 2 disks
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.org>
From: Aaron J. Grier <email@example.com>
Date: 05/09/2006 20:48:31
On Mon, May 08, 2006 at 07:42:50PM -0700, Garrett D'Amore wrote:
> Sorry if my ignorance of the install process is showing. But would
> going to three floppies create a new situation where systems with
> small memories (think 4MB) cannot function?
> I've got NetBSD running in 8MB, and I can tell you, it isn't much fun.
> Losing even more space to an MD is likely to make 4MB systems (even
> more) unusable.
> Or do we just not care about systems with memories less than X (FSVO
on the low-end i386 tip,
still needs to be reopened.
next up the list of underpowered low-end boxes are the decstation 2100s,
although those can have up to 24MB RAM...
Aaron J. Grier | "Not your ordinary poofy goof." | firstname.lastname@example.org
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