Subject: Re: BETA2's sysinst terminated
To: Frank van der Linden <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/10/2000 09:33:38
sysinst will exit like this when the /,profile couldn't remount / read/write.
If sysinst can't touch the tmp files it needs or something similiar it will
>On Thu, Nov 09, 2000 at 11:35:11PM +0900, Masahiro =Rhythm Drive= Ishiyama wrote:
>> I tried to upgrade to NetBSD-1.5BETA2/i386 from 1.4.2 via
>> sysinst's upgrade, but I got:
>> sysinst terminated.
>> It seems that sysinst's upgrade is always terminated abnormally
>> after making new /etc. BETA's sysinst seems to have the same
>> problem, but ALPHA2's sysinst works fine for me.
>> Has anyone else had this problem?
>I just tried an upgrade from 1.4 -> 1.5_BETA2 to make sure it worked,
>and I had no problems.
>Is there anything unusual about the filesystem layout of your 1.4.2
>installation? Was X installed? Was there for some reason already a
>/emul/aout on the 1.4.2 filesystem?