Subject: Re: Install on DS5000/200
To: Gennaro Esposito <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 02/02/2001 01:20:26
Gennaro Esposito wrote:

> Greetings


> I've checked in the archives about my problem but did not find
> anything...
> OK, it could be simple to solve for you, BSD gurus, but I'm just an egg,
> so please don't flame me!!! ;-) 
> Well, the problem is the following:
> I'm trying to install NetBSD 1.5 on an good old Digital DS5000/200 w/
> DEC Ultrix (4.3a) following the raccomandations in the "Installation
> Procedure for NetBSD/pmax" file, for the FTP installation...
> I've downloaded all the "binary" kit from (one of your
> mirror), so no compile or link-time error...
> Well, I've unzipped the "install.gz" and copied it under the "root" (/).

Without checking, the install documentation should say to use
install.ecoff.gz (unziped) when using Ultrix bootblocks.  Can
you please try that one instead of install.gz?

Simon Burge                            <>
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