Subject: Re: Port independent cdevsw[]
To: Darren Reed <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/15/2000 23:56:09
On Mon, Oct 16, 2000 at 08:45:58AM +1100, Darren Reed wrote:
> I know I'm going to regret asking this, but are there any programs which
> make this actually necessary ?  Does dump, on SunOS4/Ultrix check that the

No, but this allow you to boot e.g. a NetBSD/sparc kernel from a SunOS 4
boot disk.

Manuel Bouyer <>