Subject: Re: Trouble netbooting MVME167B
To: Steve Woodford <scw@NetBSD.org>
From: Michael Kukat <email@example.com>
Date: 08/06/2003 11:12:51
On Wed, 6 Aug 2003, Steve Woodford wrote:
> > Board works now. I installed a disk via my MVME147 and booted the MVME167 off
> > it. The problem seems to bee an old Bug version not supporting those network
> > syscalls/commands.
> Interesting. I'll add that point to the FAQ. Thanks!
I didn't try, but you should add something to get sure to install the GENERIC
kernel, otherwise you might run into trouble booting. BTW, i installed
completely non-sysinst-based (as i do very often on nearly all non-i386
platforms), there could be a hint to copy bootsd to the root-fs before running
installboot, if you split / and /usr into to slices. installboot doesn't really
like the situation otherwise.
More success stories to follow, the next step is grabbing some parts of my
electronics dealer, create some nifty I/O stuff, write drivers for it and
voila... my appartment is powered by NetBSD :)
> BTW, your MTA is bouncing my direct replies:
> <firstname.lastname@example.org>: host mail-unixiron.homeip.net[126.96.36.199] said: 550
> 5.0.0 We are no longer accepting mails from your domain
I locked out co.uk completely due to exessive spam and nobody i know with this
TLD :) Fixed this now, in hope, not to get lots of more spam now.
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