Subject: Re: next68k port status?
To: Brian Willoughby <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Wolfson <email@example.com>
Date: 10/20/2003 17:24:55
On Monday, October 20, 2003, at 03:09 PM, Brian Willoughby wrote:
> Could an answer be found by examining the NeXT install CDs at the
> block level?
> I believe that those are Rockridge - isn't that ISO compatible?
I'd be happy to provide the lead sectors of the NeXTSTEP 3.3 CD to
anyone interested in looking into this.
> I believe that the newer NeXT's, especially the
> later Turbo machines, would boot from CD-ROM without the floppy.
You're right. I just checked the NS 3.3 install book, and it says that
non-turbo machines need to boot from the floppy, and turbo machines can
boot directly from CD.