Subject: Re: Crosscompiling
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <email@example.com>
Date: 12/29/1999 00:09:33
On Wed, Dec 29, 1999 at 10:05:30AM +1100, Simon Burge wrote:
> This is a sort-of-interesting point for another reason - at the moment
> you need to be root to build a release. What would be good is an
> mtools-like frontend for FFS so that you don't need to create a vnd to
> build the memory disk filesystem for the install kernel. Hmm, do we
> support root on an MSDOS/FAT filesystem? There's nothing to say the the
> install kernels that have a memory disk need to have FFS on them...
Oh yes, they need to. "/dev/".