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Re: Regarding the ULTRIX and OSF1 compats

> On Mar 10, 2019, at 9:52 AM, Jason Thorpe <thorpej%me.com@localhost> wrote:
>> This more likely means that it was an old UFS disk that we do support by
>> default in our UFS/FFS code, but I hardly see how this could be related to
> No, I'm sure he actually means an old Ultrix disk.  Doing that sort of thing was quite common back in the early NetBSD days.  NetBSD/pmax supports the DECstation disk label format because that's what the boot ROM understands, and the NetBSD can read/write the Ultrix UFS because it's vanilla 4.3BSD.

...to clarify "mounting root on an old Ultrix disk".

-- thorpej

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