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Re: Booting arguments for NetBSD under qemu

Ottavio Caruso <> writes:

  On 11 April 2014 13:05, Torbjorn Granlund <> wrote:
  > For good reasons (a course I give at KTH) I need to boot NetBSD sparc32
  > under qemu.
  What's your host (cpu and OS)?
CPU = Intel Sandybridge.

NetBSD 6.1.3 NetBSD 6.1.3 (XEN3_DOM0) #0: Mon Feb 24 18:44:10 
CET 2014 amd64

  > Instead, an explicit kernel argument is needed as in,
  >   qemu-system-sparc -m 256 -hda disk.img -kernel netbsd-GENERIC
  >     -nographic
  I believe the -kernel option is only for a Linux guest.

Well, it allows me to boot netbsd-sparc32, except that I need to fill in
sd0a every time.

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