Subject: re: 2.0 beta install problem on sun4c
To: David Laight <>
From: matthew green <>
List: tech-install
Date: 04/29/2004 16:24:58
   On Sun, Apr 25, 2004 at 08:54:12PM +0200, Hauke Fath wrote:
   > Hi,
   > has anyone been successful with a miniroot install on sun4c lately? 
   > The miniroot tries to create a directory as mountpoint in / (why not ship
   > with it?) but that is read-only:
   I thought about adding it, but it can't help that much!
   sysinst needs to write into /tmp (disktab for disklabel) so needa a
   read-write root filesystem.
   Anyone who knows anything about 'miniroot' installs care to comment?

i don't see why you couldn't modify the miniroot.. you may hvae
to mount -u -o rw / tho..