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Re: INSTALL kernel

On Wed, Oct 01, 2008 at 04:10:44PM +0100, Stephen Borrill wrote:
> >Indeed it does work. This needs to be loudly documented.
> Not good if providing the filename with dhcp, surely.
> Perhaps pxeboot needs to be taught boot.cfg smarts.

Sure, and there are other cases where this won't work (like, dropping an
install kernel in / on an existing install - you need the install module
to upgrade the boot loader to a version which will be able to load the
install module ...)
We may have to add back i386/amd64 INSTALL kernels on the netbsd-5 branch.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.           
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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