Subject: Re: 32 bit dev_t, Revision 2
To: Ted Lemon <>
From: Todd Vierling <tv@NetBSD.ORG>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/11/1998 17:35:07
On Sun, 11 Jan 1998, Ted Lemon wrote:

: > Netbooting older NetBSD machines, that users do not yet wish to upgrade.  I
: > gave the alternative, too, of specifying nbitsmajor and nbitsminor at will.
: The term "deserves to lose" comes to mind.

How about netbooting other OS'es?  "Deserves to be screwed?"  I think that
having a configurable mknod(8) would be a very good thing.

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