Subject: Re: Attempting to Resurrect Sun3/50 w/ NetBSD
To: None <>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: port-sun3
Date: 10/03/2007 16:19:34
On Jan 19,  7:09am, der Mouse wrote:
} > Then I attempt to start bootparamd daemon:
} > # /usr/sbin/rpc.bootparamd -d
} > I get the following message. Any ideas why I get this?
} > rpc.bootparamd: unable to register BOOTPARAMPROG version 1, udp
} The portmapper isn't running, almost certainly.  What it's called
} depends on the OS on your boot server.  On the systems I'm familiar
} with, it's called portmap, but portmap doesn't exist on my 3.1
} machines; a little manpage reading indicates it's called rpcbind there
} (nothing like compatability, eh?).  You'll need to start it before

     This change happened seven years ago for NetBSD 1.5.  NetBSD 1.4T
is long since dead!

}-- End of excerpt from der Mouse