Subject: Re: sysinst terminated problems upgrading to NetBSD-1.5.2
To: Bolo <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/29/2001 22:01:37
On Thu, Nov 29, 2001 at 12:24:43AM -0600, Bolo wrote:
> [ Yeah, so its a bit of a rant.  I just expected better. ]
> I tried upgrading one of my NetBSD-1.0 box using sysinst.  It fails
> with a "sysinst terminated".  There is no indication of why it
> gives up.  I searched the archives and found many references to this
> problem, but no one had any solutions.   There is apparently no way
> to find out what sysinst was doing when it it failed.

Go to the "Logging functions" menu and enable loggin and/or scripting.
This should leave you with some info.

Manuel Bouyer <>