Subject: Re: sysinst
To: None <port-pmax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Toru Nishimura <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/09/1998 09:25:58
> I have problems upgrading my 1.2alpha to 1.3beta. i got sysinst with a date
> of 23.dec 1997.
> my helper is a 1.2alpha on disk rz1.
> trying to upgrade the system on my rz2 disk, the sysinst checks the
> /dev/rrz2a partition then
> the /dev/rrz1d partition !!!, coming to the result, that this partition is
> busy, and abort the installation.
> My problem, or a sysinst problem ?
It might be your kernel problem. I recommend you first boot off
1.3_BETA kernel with netboot or other way before running sysinst.
NetBSD/pmax SCSI had been suffered by disklabel related gotchas for
long time. It was fixed improved late 1.2G.
Nara Institute of Science and Technology