Subject: Re: Cdrom versus SunOs
To: sun3x" , "Nick Brok <>
From: Pete Plank <>
List: port-sun3
Date: 05/27/1997 03:13:37
You are probably better of installing SunOS from tape. Unless you have a
newer boot ROM, you won't be able to install by booting the CD either.I
recently bought SunOS 4.1.1_U1 on tape from Applied Computer Systems; you
could probably also buy it there or have someone make you a copy.


Pete Plank
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From: Nick Brok <>
To: sun3x <port-sun3@NetBSD.ORG>
Date: Monday, May 26, 1997 8:31 PM
Subject: Cdrom versus SunOs

>Recently I asked this also on this list, but there where no usefull
>so I repeat it.
>I've a sun3x running NetBSD.
>I want to make a Sunos system with another SCSI drive.
>I have the SunOS 4.1.1_U1 cdrom written in the UFS format...
>Research at our University learned me that it is an older UFS and it
>be read with newer Unix systems........
>Is there someone Who can help me that I can read this cdrom...
>Nick Brok
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