Subject: Re: Would love to boot a 7248 (43p/133)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <email@example.com>
Date: 04/03/2001 00:40:06
> I recently ran into a 43p/133 (7248), and would like to get NetBSD running
> on this box. I've used many such machines in the past, but was never
> allowed the opportunity to get into firmware, etc... Are there any
> gotcha's in booting these? Is netbooting easier than floppy?
> I was going to use the boot floppy mentioned in firstname.lastname@example.org's
> Feb '01 email... but again, I'm not too familiar with the firmware
> here. Is it easy enough to grok, or will I need to know any magic switches?
You can get "System Management Services" disk from the IBM web site:
See the following page for some details: