Subject: Re: booting from an LS-120 drive...
To: Wolfgang Solfrank <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 11/11/1998 10:44:56
In message <199811111643.RAA19729@kurt.tools.de>, Wolfgang Solfrank writes:
>(don't ask me what sense this does make). Those BIOSs will, after reading
>the first sector off the floppy, patch the supposedly Bios Parameter Block
>with some values they consider proper for the disk in the drive. Now
>with NetBSD (and Solaris, too) there is no BPB, but there is code at the
>same place. After the patch...
>I've just committed a fix that at least makes booting work on my collegue's
>machine. Hope it helps yours, too.
Oh, cool. Will anyone be horribly offended if I point the BSD/OS folks at
the same patch? :)