Subject: Re: Building X
To: linc <>
From: Wilko Bulte <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 07/20/2001 14:44:26
On Fri, Jul 20, 2001 at 07:19:43AM -0400, linc wrote:
> > I have a PC164LX 533MHz Alpha machine
> > Ive installed 1.5.1 and when i boot it gives me single user mode
> > all the time, asking me to determing shell or return for sh.
> > Ive fixed rc.conf and rc_configured=YES and all that
> > and yet it keeps putting me in single mode.
> In your prom settings there is one that passes a boot parameter (I forget
> the name now) but have it pass an 'A' to the NetBSD boot file and you
> should be set.  Sorry I can't tell you exactly what it is but I am away
> from my alpha at the moment.... 

boot_osflags IIRC

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