Subject: Re: Problems booting new 1.3 kernel
To: Bill Harris <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 01/08/1998 13:32:40
On Thu, 8 Jan 1998, Bill Harris wrote:

> I just built a new kernel with the 1.3 sources on a 1.3 machine,
> did rebuild config before using it with the new 5000_240
> config file.
> When I try to boot off of it, I get bad magic number:

> Any ideas what I've done wrong here?

Are you booting the netbsd or netbsd.aout kernel? You need to boot the
a.out one.

Take care,