Subject: Re: Using Etherboot ELF/FreeBSD loader to netboot ELF/NetBSD
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/28/2003 07:52:28
On Fri, Feb 28, 2003 at 01:58:31PM +0100, Wojciech Puchar wrote:

 > i'm asking again:
 > how can i detect that ELF Image is NetBSD and not FreeBSD other way than
 > checking memory for "NetBSD foundation" string?

For the kernel, there are no identifying marks in the ELF image.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>