Subject: Re: Problems booting new 1.3 kernel
To: port-pmax@NetBSD.ORG <port-pmax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Bill Harris <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 01/08/1998 16:34:03
Ted Lemon wrote:

> > Now, does anyone know what method DEC is using to boot off
> > of a CD-rom?  I've got a new CD-writer for Christmas and
> > I'd love to build me a bootable CD-rom like I now have with
> > the zip drive.
> AFAIK, the DEC bootable CD-roms are all just 4.2bsd filesystems with
> standard DEC boot blocks.
>                                _MelloN_

  Ok, what would be the best way to build a bootable CD?  I've got a
500 meg disk.  Could it be as simple as a SCSI to SCSI copy  or build
an image of the disk and then burn the image to a CD-R?