Subject: Re: Install/Bootup/MS-DOS problems
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
Date: 03/27/1995 07:40:33
1) I can't boot from the HardDrive. When trying to boot from
wd(0,a)/netbsd, an error appears "invalid format". The NetBSD
That would indicate the kernel on the hard disk is corrupted. Did you
actually `halt' the machine after copying the kernel, or did you just
press the reset button?
% mount /dev/wd0f /mnt/msdos
/dev/wd0f on /mnt/msdos: Incorrect super block.
mount -t msdos /dev/wd0f /mnt/msdos
The default type is `ufs' (a.k.a. Berkeley `fast file system').