Subject: Re: Boot with root as a ram disk?
To: None <>
From: Phil Nelson <>
List: tech-ports
Date: 06/14/1995 13:26:44
>In the same style as the old MINIX boot method.
>Any one done this?  (Clearly it is to delay the need to write working
>device drivers :-)

Sure! NetBSD/pc532 uses a ram disk as the root disk for an initial
installation.  It works with a serial port and no floppy! 

Phil Nelson