Subject: Bootable CDs
To: None <>
From: Philip Tait <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 09/16/1999 16:23:28
Can anyone help with this?  I think it would increase the popularity of
NetBSD/pmax if bootable CDs were available.

Bob Nestor (
>Philip Tait  ( wrote:
>>Any plans for a NetBSD/pmax 1.4.1 CD?  If so, could it be bootable?
>>What would be the cost?
>I have 1.4.1 for every port.  The only bootable ones I can do are for
>i386, unless someone can tell me how to make them bootable for >other
>systems in a platform independent manner.  I keep thinking this should
>possible, but some folks keep telling me it isn't. But it does seem
>one should be able to mount the ISO image with vnconfig (I do that >now
>check them out), and then just copy some file to the appropiate place.


Philip J. Tait.....AlliedSignal Engines, Phoenix,