Subject: Re: Where/how is rootvp set in kernel initialisation?
To: Martin Husemann <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/21/2000 14:24:45
On Thu, Sep 21, 2000 at 08:56:48PM +0200, Martin Husemann wrote:
> > The "Install from MacOS" tools should really die, actually.
> I dare to differ - to some degree, or maybe I misunderstood this (not knowing
> I'd actually like to see some kind of bootstrap loader from MacOS (for macppc
> too), but to the extend of something like "dosboot" on the i386. Actual
> installation, of course, should be done by sysinst from the ramdisk in the
> kernel loaded by this tool.
MacOS booter is fine, MacOS installer is not. It makes the port alien and
lacking in features.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>