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Re: Anyone feel like fixing pkgsrc/emulators/tme ?

On Sat 10 Jul 2021 at 15:39:10 +0200, Rhialto wrote:
> How far did you get? I tried sun3, and I got to booting the ramdisk
> kernel from tape. But when I did the "dd bs=32k if=/dev/nrst0
> of=/dev/rsd0b" I got a core dump. Possibly I had not used edlabel
> correctly due to it not getting a geometry it believed.

Indeed, there I misinterpreted the size of my 1G disk, and put sd0b
waaay out of bounds. I tried again, with partition b in cyl 1-63 and a
in 64-1023. I could not start b at 0; in that case the dd command
claimed it was read-only.

> (And the mt -f /dev/nrst0 rewind / fsf 2 don't seem to match the
> position of the miniroot.fs, which the instructions tell you to put as
> 4th file)

and that was actually corrected in Fredette's instructions.

I installed all sets including X. The install script seemed to overwrite
the generic /netbsd kernel (which I installed from tape in one of the
sets) with the install kernel, so I had to re-extract it from tape.

Startx works fine, but the mouse doesn't do anything, so then you're

I didn't try networking.

This is still on 9.2, not -current.

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