Subject: Re: Need help with disklabel on sparc64
To: Eduardo Horvath <email@example.com>
From: Ricardo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/25/2003 15:07:16
On Wed, 25 Jun 2003, Eduardo Horvath wrote:
> i386 uses MBR. SPARCs use Sun disklabels. Even with FFSIE support
> in the kernel you can't move disks between them.
> I'd say your options are:
> 1) Cross-compile a sparc64 kernel with the driver you need and
> 2) Build a miniroot with a kernel with the driver you need,
> 3) Boot into single-user mode from a Solaris CD, configure
Actually NetBSD is already installed, I guess that the easier way
is to find a way to burn the sourcecd.iso image. Then we can compile the
kernel on the machine. Another possibility is to use a null modem cable to
connect that sun to another machine with PPP and then download the source
Thank you and everyone for the informations!