Subject: 1.2 snapshot miniroot [Re: Maxine installation ]
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
List: port-pmax
Date: 07/31/1996 13:01:17
In message <>Manuel Bouyer writes:
>Aaron Toney said:
>> QUESTION: I seem to remember something floating past this list a couple 
>>           of months ago about the installation guides flags to dd being 
>>           incorrect. Is this the case? I was trying:
>>              'dd if=miniroot of=/dev/rz3c seek=16'
>Try 'dd if=miniroot of=/dev/rz3c seek=16 skip=16'. This is what worked for
>my 5000/200.

Manuel is correct. But I'm building a 1.2 miniroot and it might be
easier to just fix _that_ to make it work with the  directions as givn.

Aaron, if you could try that with the 1.2 snapshot miniroot from or -- first with the skip=16, then
without :) -- I'd appreciate it.