Subject: Re: 32 bit dev_t, Revision 2
To: Todd Vierling <tv@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Ted Lemon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/11/1998 14:47:19
> How about netbooting other OS'es? "Deserves to be screwed?" I think that
> having a configurable mknod(8) would be a very good thing.
I'm not sure I follow. If you're netbooting other os's, why wouldn't
you boot the foreign O.S. and use it's mknod? Presumably the foreign
O.S. has some kind of bootstrap procedure, or how are you going to get
it onto the NetBSD NFS server?